COLLIS, George O. "Papa". Born 1-25-22. Passed away at 1:30 p.m. May 14, 1998 in the company of family and friends in the comfort of his own home.

Former U.S. Army Sergeant WW II, San Diego Police motorcycle officer 1947-1959.

Owner operator of "Collis Friendly Mobil Service" 5900 Severin Dr., La Mesa 1960-1965.

Retired from North Island Naval Air Station as a heavy equipment mechanic.

Preceded in death by his wife of 44 yrs Mrs. Lyda LaDene Collis "Nana".

Survived by brother Thomas E. Collis, daughter Karrlyn VanVooren, sons Chip Sherard and Randy Collis. 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. "Papa" is and always will be missed by everyone who knew him. He was a great, loving father, step-father, brother, grandfather, good neighbor and just a great person. There should be more like him.

"Papa" give "Nana" a big hug and kiss for all of us.
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SDPD 10/31/1947 - 12/13/1959
01/25/1922 - 05/14/1998