George Peter Collins, 50, passed away peacefully at his home on July 15th. George Collins was born in Waukegan, Illinois on April 13, 1967, and was the son of Esther (nee Demos) and Peter Collins. He resided in Pompano Beach, Florida.  He is survived by his mother, Esther (Charles) Merritt; his siblings, Elaina (James), J.D., and Matthew (fiancée, Jamie); eight nieces and nephews; and Mary Margaret Irvine.  He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.  Private services were held with entombment at West Lawn Memorial Park.