Allen “Al” LeRoy Collier, 68, passed away on Monday, January 9th, 2017, at his home in Escanaba.
He was born on September 16th, 1948, in Anselmo, NE, the son of Lawrence and Stella (Schmidt) Collier. Allen graduated from Skyline High School 1966 in Missouri.
On May 22nd, 1993, Allen married Barbara Beck at Escanaba Central United Methodist Church.
Allen worked as a superintendent for Price-Gregory International. He spent his career as a pipeliner.
He was a member of Eagles, Elks, Ford River Lions, Central United Methodist Church and International Union of Operating Engineers. Allen enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, golfing and was an avid Packer fan.
He is survived by wife, Barbara; daughter, Robyn Collier of Omaha, NE; son, Chad (Marissa) Collier of Pittsburgh, PA; brother, Larry Collier of Dunning, NE; sister, Phyllis Saner of Dunning, NE.
Allen was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 14th, 2017, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Crawford Funeral Home. Services will follow at Crawford Funeral Home at 4:00 p.m. officiated by Pastor Bo Lange.
A luncheon will be served at the Eagles following the services.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Collier family.