Alfred C. Collier

Alfred C. Collier, 77, of Clyde, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at his home.

He was born in Unionville, Mich., Feb. 7, 1936, to the now-deceased Ray and Alta (Weible) Collier. Dec. 28, 1981, he married Barbara J. Schlosser.

He is survived by his wife; five daughters, Jessica L. (Brian) Wood of Rittman, Kathleen A. (Bob) Caster of Green Springs, Denise Matson of Arlington, Shawn Tyler of Florida and Dawn Seigo of Michigan; one son, Gary Collier; 15 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Pete Smith of Michigan.

Alfred was preceded in death by two brothers, August and Clifford Collier; one sister, Alice Magiera; and two infant sisters.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde, Ohio.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, with the Rev. Forrest Kirchenbauer officiating. Burial will be in the veteran’s section at McPherson Cemetery with military honors provided by the Clyde VFW and American Legion.

Memorials may be sent to American Cancer Society, Grace Community Church or Stein Hospice.