Helen Ruth Collings, 96, of Carmel, passed away January 16, 2020. She was born in Carroll County to William B. and Glenora (Goslee) Munson and youngest of 6 children.
Helen received her master’s in education and taught school for several years before retiring. During the past 5 years, Helen was challenged with her vision which led to blindness; however, she maintained her sweet spirit to the end.
In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Collings; her only child, Patricia Collings; 2 sisters and 3 brothers.
Helen was lovingly known as “Grams” to granddaughter, Amanda McCormick and husband, Tony who survive her; also, several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
A time of visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 4 pm in Bussell Family Funerals where the funeral service will begin at 6 pm officiated by Chaplain Jeff Higgins.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to BrightFocus Foundation, 22616 Gateway Center Drive, Suite C, Clarksburg, MD 20871.
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Bright Focus Foundation
22616 Gateway Center Drive, Suite C, Clarksburg MD 20871