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Florence Mary McCollum

June 20, 1934 ~ February 24, 2019 (age 84)


Florence Mary McCollum, age 84, of Kirksville, MO, passed away Saturday, February 24, 2019.  Florence was born on June 20th, 1934 in Manitowoc County Wisconsin.  She was the daughter of the late Edward and Rose (Staddler) Zinkel.

On September 2, 1961, she was united in marriage to Darrel Clifton McCollum.   Florence worked for 32 years at ConAgra in Milan, MO.  She was very devoted to her family and loved to embroider, read, play cards, bingo, and travel. 

Florence is survived by her husband, Darrel, her children; Diana McDonald (Marty) Sawyer of San Angelo, Texas; Debra McDonald (Joe) Lehman of Allenwood, Pennsylvania; Earl (Kaye) McCollum of Lampasas, Texas; Ruby Bremer and friend Randy Kretzer of Plano, Iowa; Wilburn Lee (Rebecca) McCollum of Wentzville, Missouri; five grandkids, Jerry Don Tennell, Eric Hall, Amanda (Bremer) Clark, William and Clifton McCollum; eleven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Delores Manlick of Manitowoc.    

Inurnment will be at a later date at the Price Cemetery in Winigan, MO.

Memorials may be contributed to the Price Cemetery in her name. Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Milan is handling arrangements.

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