Margaret N. Collins
Thursday 14th of January 1937 - Sunday 14th of April 2019
Milward - Broadway
159 N. Broadway, Lexington, KY
Margaret N. Collins, 82, passed away peacefully in the early afternoon of Sunday, April 14, 2019. She was born on January 14, 1937 to the late Harry C. Hank, Sr. and Helen (Rutter) McEnery in Paducah, Kentucky.
Margaret was wed to Eddie Shelton Collins in 1986 and together, they celebrated 32 years of marriage until his passing in January of this year. She worked at IBM as a computer programmer. When IBM became Lexmark, Margaret was one of the first employees to retire after 30 years of dedicated service. She is described by her family as a “One Woman Powerhouse”. Margaret enjoyed sewing, cooking, crocheting, knitting, and especially loved playing the piano.
Margaret is survived by her children, Diane (Mark) Bradley, H. Dale Holland, and Kristi (Mark) Shearer; stepson, David (Rhonda) Collins; stepdaughter, Susan (David) Rhodus; brother, Harry C. Hank, Jr., eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends for a memorial gathering on Thursday April 18th from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Milward – Broadway, located at 159 N. Broadway, Lexington.
To share a remembrance of Margaret or offer condolences to her family, please visit milwardfuneral.com.