Joann D. Collins

LONG ISLAND, N.Y. – Joann D. Collins, 76, formerly of Sinclairville, N.Y., died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013.

She was the daughter of the late Howard and Dessie (Graber) Collins, and a 1953 graduate of Cassadaga Valley High School.

She is survived by her brother, Norman R. Collins and his family; along with several cousins: Katherine (Apthorp) Rosado, Dennis (Julie) Apthorp and Sharon Apthorp.

Joann had a long working career in finance as a administrative assistant with Chase Bank in Manhattan. She loved New York City, and lived in Flushing, N.Y., for more than 50 years. She will be

missed by many additional dear family and friends from the Fredonia, Rochester, Flushing and Long Island, N.Y. areas.

A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Do-nations can be made, in her honor to her favorite charity St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.