Edward Joseph Collins age 53, of Berwyn, IL. Beloved partner for 16 years of John M. Hicks; loving son of Edward A. and the late Lucy M. of Greenville, OH; fond brother of the late Colleen M. Hodges; dear uncle of Joshua Collins; cherished cousin of Cathryn Rose (Rich) Schillo of Elmira,NY. Ed loved his cats; Lindy, Petey and Gizz Monster. Visitation service will be held Thursday, April 16th from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Linhart Funeral Home, 6820 W. Cermak Rd., Berwyn. Cremation was private. Edward's cremains will be laid to rest Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary's Cemetery in Greenville, Ohio. Arrangements will be handled by Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home, 1000 N. Broadway, Greenville, OH 45331. Donations maybe be made to Howard Brown Health Center, http://www.howardbrown.org in Memory of Edward Joseph Collins.