Wanda (Gates) Colin


Wanda (Gates) Colin, 94, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, August 24, 2019 at Guerin Woods. She was a long-time and active member of Holy Family Catholic Church, where she had previously served as the president of the Marion Guild.
She was born on August 17, 1925 in Scott County, Indiana to the late Daniel and Martha (Hopper) Gates. Wanda was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter Colin, Sr.; son, Walter Colin, Jr.; sisters, Irene Timberlake, Betty Schwartz; and brothers, Luke and Irvin Gates.
Wanda is survived by her children, Michael Colin (Jackie), Daniel Colin (Susan), Janice Scott (David), Judith Rusinko (Dan); sister-in-law, Gayle Colin; 16 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Friday after 9:00 a.m. Her funeral mass will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church (129 W. Daisy Lane, New Albany) with burial to follow at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery in New Albany.
Contributions in Wanda's memory may be made to Our Lady of Providence High School (707 Providence Way, Clarksville, IN 47129) or to her church. To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com.
Published on August 25, 2019

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Michael Joyce
Aug 26, 2019
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Jill Chester
Aug 26, 2019
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