2018-06-07 / Obituaries

Kathleen L. Collison


Kathleen L. Collison Kathleen L. Collison WILSON – Kathleen L. Collison, 53, of Wilson, Mich., died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich.

She was born May 5, 1965, in Milwaukee, Wis., the daughter of Charles and Rose (Feedar) Collison and moved to Cooks, Mich., as a child. She was a graduate of the Big Bay de noc High School with the Class of 1983.

Kathy was employed as a CNA at the Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers, Mich., for over 25 years. She later operated her own cleaning business and worked as a clerk at Walmart in Escanaba, Mich.

She enjoyed gardening, her animals, and playing games. Most important to her was to spend time with her extended family, especially her nieces and nephews.

Kathy is survived by her sisters, Cindy (David) Silkworth of Manistique, Rosemarie Niezgoda of Manistique, and Lori (Doug “Hawk”) Erickson of Manistique; brother, Charles (Maryan) Collison of Burlington, Wis.; brother-in-law, Jack MacDonald of Cooks; along with many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Marta MacDonald and Christine Neadow; and her brother-in-laws, James Hill, James Niezgoda, and Francis “Blackie” Neadow.

A grave-side service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, at the Inwood Township Cemetery in Cooks.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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