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Dennis N. Collins

June 30, 1939 — June 19, 2024

Forest Lake, formerly of Saint Paul

Dennis “Denny” Neil Collins, age 84, of Forest Lake, Minnesota, formerly from Pine City and Saint Paul, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2024. He is preceded in death by his parents, Trevelyn “Tab” and Dorothy (nee Copley) Collins. He is survived by his wife, Darlene (nee Ytzen) Collins; children, Steven (Melissa) Collins, Jeffrey (Barb) Collins; grandchildren, Heather (Alex) Buresh, Taylor (Justin) Jabs, Erin (Nick) Collins, James (Ana) Collins, Ben Collins; great grandchildren, Jack Buresh, Gordon Buresh, Braelynn Barber and Lainee Barber. Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Monday, July 1, 2024 at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive. A luncheon will follow at the funeral home. Interment at Union Cemetery. 

 


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Visitation

Monday, July 1, 2024

10:30am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Mattson Funeral Home & Cremation Service

343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025

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Luncheon

Monday, July 1, 2024

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Mattson Funeral Home & Cremation Service

343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025

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Graveside Service

Monday, July 1, 2024

Starts at 2:15 pm (Central time)

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