Barnabas W. Collins, 66, of Piqua passed away at 10:48 p.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the Miami Valley Hospital. He was born June 22, 1955 in Piqua to the late Chester A. and Zola (Blair) Collins, Sr.
Survivors include a sister, Connie Gurski of St. Paris; a brother, Jim Collins of Piqua; and many other nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Chester A. Collins, Jr., and Dallas Collins; and his fiancé, Bonnie Dawkins.
Mr. Collins was a 1973 graduate of Piqua Central High School. He worked for many years for Panasonic and Clopay. He was an avid fan of the Cleveland Browns.
A service to honor his life will begin at 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 20, 2021 at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, Ohio River Valley Chapter, 7124 Miami Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45243 or the National Kidney Foundation 2800 Corporate Exchange Dr. Suite 260 Columbus, OH 45231. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.
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Arthritis Foundation, Ohio River Valley Chapter
7124 Miami Ave., Cincinnati OH 45243
National Kidney Foundation
2800 Corporate Exchange Dr. Suite 260, Columbus OH 45231