Leon Collins, Sr. (Ham Bone) of Seaford passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021 at TidalHealth Nanticoke in Seaford. He was born on Nov. 22, 1932 in Easton, son of the late Earl and Elva (Jester) Collins.
Mr. Collins proudly served in the Army. He worked as a truck driver and enjoyed the open road. Watching races, football and playing cards were some of his favorite pastimes.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Collins was preceded in death by his son, Leon Collins, Jr. and his sister, Marguerite Reeves. He is survived by his beloved wife, Emma Collins; his son, Pat Collins, and his wife Michelle; his daughter, Lisa Collins-Hubbard, and her husband Rodney; his 13 grandchildren; his nine great-grandchildren; and his five sisters: Lorraine Melvin and her husband George of FL, Rose Cordrey of Denton, Christine Hammond of DE, Elaine Butler and her husband Michael of Easton, and Leona Stubbs and her husband Bobby of Harrington.
All services will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to Watson – Yates Funeral Home and Crematorium, a Parsell Family Funeral Home in Seaford.
Please visit Mr. Collins’s Life Memorial Webpage and sign his virtual guestbook at www.watsonyatesfuneralhome.com.