← View All Obituaries

Simon Jack Collins

Obituary Notifications

Click below if you would like to be notified when a new obituary is posted.

Sign Up

← View All Obituaries

Simon Jack ("Erastus") Collins

April 2, 1943 - August 17, 2015


 On August 17, 2015 Mr. Simon Jackie Collins (Erastus) of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 72 years. He is survived by his daughter, Rishanna (Dean) Collins of Edmonton; granddaughter, Neri; special children, Bonnie (George) Collins & family, & Gordon Collins & family; brothers & sisters, Philip (Ursula) Collins of Kikino, Annie (Denis) Ginther of Edmonton, Doris (Alfred) Jackson of Goodfish Lake, Alex (Mary) Cardinal of Saddle Lake, Willard Cardinal of Calgary, Mary Adeline (Albert) Cardinal & Edith (Ralph) Wahsatnow both of Saddle Lake; numerous nieces, nephews & friends; special friends, Leonard Crane, Sylvia Coutre & Robert Steinhauer. He was predeceased by his parents, Daniel & Julie Collins; biological father, Erastus Cardinal; brothers, Alec & Willard Collins, Frank & Sibert Cardinal & Percy Crane; sisters, Mary Donald, Flora Jackson, Christina Badger & Grace Cardinal. A Wake will be held on Wednesday, August 19 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 20 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-


Send a condolence, light a candle and/or share a memory, click "Send Condolence". Once your message has been approved by the moderator it will be posted to the website.

From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Tanya Collins
Relation: Kokums brother

Love you Uncle Jackie may you rest in peace

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 20, 2015
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Saddle Lake, AB Canada


Date & Time:
August 19, 2015
Beginning at 9:51pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

Thank You Notice

Send Flowers

Order direct from a local florist:

Dana Smyl Design
Call or Text 780-614-3917

The Jungle Flowers & Gift Store
4921 – 50 Avenue (across from Post Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-3544 / Toll Free: 1-877-335-3544

Floral Enchantment
4910 – 50 Avenue (next to Post Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-5159 / Toll Free: 1-866-645-5159

Westcove Treasures (Artificial Arrangements)
Text: 780-614-5748
Email: westcovetreasures@gmail.com

The Floral Farm
Mobile Florists Serving Smokey Lake & Area
Louella Tychkowsky & Team
Telephone: 780-650-0292

Please have the name of the deceased and the date of the service for handy reference.

Donate In Memory

Send Condolence - For Simon Jack Collins

Use the form below to send a Condolence, light a memorial candle and/or share a personal memory.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please upload a small jpg file (Max file size is 1MB)

← View All Tributes