Karen Sue Collins, age 60 died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at the Kansas Medical Center , in Andover , KS . She was born on March 11, 1951, in Denver , CO , the daughter of Sanford and Ellen Elizabeth (Villers)Caughman. She was a 1970 graduate of Liberal High School , attended Seward County Community College , and completed her education at Emporia State University .
She was a member of Trinity Faith Church .
She was a dedicated employee of GroendykeTransport, where she was a bookkeeper for 35 ½ years.
She was very devoted to her granddaughter, with whom she enjoyed movies and bowling.
On June 29, 1990, she married Everett L. Collins, in Liberal, KS. He survives.
Other survivors include
1 Daughter Karyn Larissa Collins Liberal, KS
1 Brother Jerry Caughman Denver , CO
Mother-in-law Joan Collins Liberal, KS
Aunt Veda Mae Britton Henderson, NV
1 Granddaughter Nevasiah D’nae Downing
She was preceded in death by her parents; twin brother, George Wayne Caughman; father-in-law, Loren Collins.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 12, at Trinity Faith Church , with Pastor Dee Estes, presiding. Burial will be in Restlawn Cemetery .
Visitation will be from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, and 5-8 p.m. Sunday at Brenneman Funeral Home.
Memorials Contributions may be made to Trinity Faith Church , in care of Brenneman Funeral Home, 1212 W. 2nd, Liberal , KS 67901