Death of Ronald L. Collins

Ronald L. Collins, 72, of Westover, passed away at his home on May 17, 2013. Ronald was born in Morgantown on April 14, 1941 to the late Arnold and Elizabeth McCrobie Collins.

Ronald attained his Masters degree from West Virginia University in Safety Management. He used this degree in several different fields and accomplished many goals through his work as a school teacher for Monongalia County Schools, a coal miner, glass factory worker, Hopemont Safety Director, and at WVU as a Hazard Materials Specialist. He was also a member of Joseph W. Summers Masonic Lodge #173 AF & AM.

Ronald is survived by his daughter Rhonda Marquess ,her husband Robert, and their daughter Diamond of Morgantown; his son Shawn Collins, his wife Becky, and their son, Daniel James “DJ” of Morgantown; and two brothers Charles Collins of North Carolina and Arnel Collins of Morgantown.

In addition to his parents, Ronald was preceded in death by his wife, Darlene Hiser Collins.

Friends may call at McCulla Funeral Home on Sunday, May 19, from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held at McCulla Funeral Home on Monday at 10:30 AM. Burial will follow at Beverly Hills Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.

Masonic grave side services will be provided by Joseph W. Summer Lodge No. 173.