Earl W. Collinson, Jr.
Earl W. Collinson, Jr.

November 11, 2017
Born in West Orange, New Jersey
Resided in Edison, New Jersey


Earl W. Collinson, Jr., 92, of Edison, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 11, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral Service at Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark on Wednesday, November 15 at 10:00 am. Interment will follow in Restland Memorial Park, East Hanover. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday, from 5 - 8 pm.

Mr. Collinson was born in West Orange to Earl and Frances Collinson, Sr. He proudly served his country in the Army during WWII. He graduated from Montclair State College with a BA in Education.

Mr. Collinson was an Elementary School Teacher for 45 years. He was employed by the West Orange Board of Education, teaching at the Hazel Avenue School.

Mr. Collinson is survived by his beloved wife of 68 years, Dolores (White) Collinson; his devoted children, Robert Collinson and his wife Linda and Debra Merlo; his cherished grandsons, Sean and Ryan and their mother, Linda Collinson.




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Funeral Service
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
10:00 AM
Restland Memorial Park
77 DeForest Avenue
East Hanover, NJ US 07936
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
11:15 AM

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