Janet M. Collins, 76, North Webster, passed away at 11:36 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Warsaw. She was born on Jan. 23, 1943, in Marion to John Oris and Dora Ellen (Bliss) Rogers.
She grew up in Fairmount, graduated in 1961 from Fairmont High School, and attended Marion College. She moved to the North Webster area in 1970 from Marion. She formerly worked at RCA in Marion, Holiday Inn in Warsaw as the head waitress for many years, Chi Am Restaurant in North Webster, and South Shore Golf Course Restaurant in Syracuse.
She formerly attended the Wesleyan Church in Fairmount.
She is survived by two daughters: Deanna Ogburn of North Webster and Christina (Barry) Perkins of Miamisburg, Ohio; a son, Brian Collins of Bourbon; eight granddaughters and 17 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Don (Becky) Rogers of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Ron (Aretha) Rogers of Charlotte, N.C.; and Charlie (Sandy) Rogers of Brownsburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother – John Rogers.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd 15, Warsaw. Visitation will be from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at Owen Family Funeral Home, SR 13 and CR 500N, North Webster. Memorial services will follow at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in the funeral home with Pastor Kent Butcher of the Vineyard Community Church in Syracuse officiating.
Preferred memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society, 130 Red Coach Rd., Mishawaka, IN 46545. To send condolences to the family in memory of Janet Collins, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com