Nancy Collins (Roskaft), age 49

Collins (Roskaft)
Nancy Collins (Roskaft), age 49, of Otsego passed away peacefully on 11/10/12 surrounded by her loving family. She was diagnosed with cancer in May of 2011 and battled it with great courage, strength and grace.

Preceded in death by her father and grandparents.

She is survived by her children, Shannon (Joe) Woolhouse and Mitchell (Brianna) Collins; her mother, Dianne Newell; sister, Linda Christian (Mark Goehner), her brother, Todd Roskaft (Joan Barsody) and grandchildren, Logan, Henry and baby Woolhouse; niece and nephew, Ellie and Chad Christian; and special friend, Ron Anderson.
Also survived by extended family, many friends and her dogs, Blondie and Lucy.

Nancy enjoyed gardening, baking cookies, banana bread and homemade caramels, BINGO, NASCAR and was the one of the biggest Green Bay Packer fans around.

She will be remembered for her wit and fuller than life personality.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 12:30 PM Thursday, November 15, 2012 at the Church of St. Andrew, 566 4th St. NW, Elk River with a gathering from 10:30 AM until Mass. Interment St. Andrew Parish Cemetery. Dare’s Funeral Home 763-441-1212