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OROFINO, Idaho - Vonna L. Collins, 58, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2004, at a Great Falls hospital.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place.

Vonna was born on July 21, 1945, in Williston, N.D. She grew up and attended schools in Williston, Glendive and Helena.

She married Rex Wayne Gardner in 1969 in Glendive. They later divorced.

Vonna worked for Potlatch in Headquarters, Idaho. Later, she worked in health care as a certified nursing assistant until her disability.

Vonna was a member of Eagles.

She enjoyed baking, sewing, people, and playing cards.

Survivors include her stepmother, Audrey Solberg of Plentywood; daughters, Sue Ann Gardner of Orofino, Idaho, and Emily Kay Gardner of Sheridan, Wyo.; sisters, Lonna Knoll of Havre and LaVerle Wirtz of Outlook; and two grandchildren.

O'Connor Funeral Home is handling arrangements.


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