Share this obituary: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Email Edward Michael Collins, 47, of Wilmington died Friday March 7, 2008 at Liberty Commons Nursing Center. Services will be private in Westville, NJ. Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099 Purchase Flowers Tribute Wall Please feel free to sign the guestbook or share a memory Sign the tribute wall Light a candle Upload a photo View Gallery Upload a video Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment * Click the candle you want to light * Select a picture to upload * Picture description Video Title * Video Description * Name* Email* Website 8 + 5 = March 12, 2008 The condolences and prayers of my entire family go out to Ed and the Collins family. Ed was a huge part of my childhood and many of the things I do and think of today are because I knew Ed. I will miss him and will think of him everytime I hear a whistle, see a fish jump or see kids playing baseball. Ed Wakeley Jr.