The following obituary was provided by the McMurrough Funeral Chapel.
Jane Collins, 76, of Glenview died Tuesday Nov. 6, 2012. She was born June 8, 1936 in Chicago and was a long time area resident. Jane had retired as an executive secretary, was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help parish of Glenview, and was an avid reader.
She is survived by her loving sister Maryan (Eugene) Graham and was the proud Aunt of John (Sheila), Eugene III, Matthew (Kristin), Patrick (Marcella), Katherine (Patrick) Shannon, Elizabeth Graham, Ellen (Charles) May and Irene (Christopher) O'Brien; along with 17 cherished grand nieces and nephews.
Jane was preceded in death by her loving sister Kathleen Graham and her dearest parents John P. and Catherine Collins.
Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Friday Nov. 9 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 121 East Maple Ave., Libertyville. Interment All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. Visitation will be Thursday Nov. 8 from 4-8 p.m. at McMurrough Funeral Chapel, 101 Park Place, Libertyville.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, PO Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950.