News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 27, 2013

Marjorie Ann Dycus Collins


TERRE HAUTE — Marjorie Ann Dycus Collins, 63, of Terre Haute, passed away at 11:25 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born April 26, 1949, in Terre Haute, to Thornton “Ben” Dycus and Ruth Ellen Craft Dycus.

Survivors include her lifelong love, Paul E. Collins, whom she married Dec. 8, 1965; three sons, Paul E. “Skip” Collins and wife Jayne-Ani Lea Collins, Tony Bradford Collins and wife Amy Sue Collins, and Kevin Lee Collins and wife April Collins; a sister and brother-in-law, Jonetta and Mike Curtis and their daughter, Dani Jean; two brothers, Stoney Allen Dycus and wife Patty and their children, Beau Allen and Tyler Mathew, and Chad Allen Dycus and wife Kimmie; seven grandchildren, Joshua Stephen Collins, Kayla Jane Collins, Tony “Brad” Bradford Collins Jr., Taylor Levi Collins, Keegan Lee Collins, Zachary Eugene Collins, and Gaige Ethan Collins; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews including, Sherry Lynn Bonham, Jessie Wayne Dycus, Michelle Phillips, Tommy, Dane, Melissa, Little Tommy, and William; and several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, Lee Hay; a granddaughter, Ashley Anne Collins; and two brothers, Benjamin Lee Dycus and Thomas Edward Dycus.

Marjorie loved being with her family and friends and she enjoyed cooking.

Funeral services will be 12 noon Saturday in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. 3rd St., West Terre Haute. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and prior to services Saturday.