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“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.”Thomas Campbell

On behalf of the Elmont Online readership we extend condolences to the Collins Family on the passing of Mr. Chet Collins. Mr. Collins passed at approximately 12:15AM on September 4, 2012. In a brief conversation with Parkhurst President Cheryl Lee she could only say " Chet was more than a community leader, he was the brother I never had."

The Collins family informs the community as follows - Chet's wake will be held at Krauss Funeral Home, 1097 Hempstead Turnpike Franklin Square, NY 11010 on Friday, September 7, 2012:

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Service will be on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 9:00 AM at The Valley Stream Baptist Church, 1865 North Central Ave Valley Stream, NY 11580  and;
Internment at Greenfield Cemetery 650 Nassau Rd. Uniondale, NY 11553