LAURENS – Connie E. Collins, age 87, of Laurens, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013, at the Laurens Care Center in Laurens, Iowa.

Memorial services are 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at the United Methodist Church in Laurens, Iowa with Rev. Tim Walker officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation is prior to services on Wednesday at the church.

The Smith-Loterbour- Powers Funeral Home in Laurens is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences and obitua- ries, visit: