Colin Bruce Haynes, age 78, of Cornell passed away at home on Saturday, February 8, 2020.
Colin was born October 17, 1941 in Marquette to Eugene and Catherine (Chartier) Haynes. Colin served four years in the United States Marine Corps and was honorably discharged in 1964. He held several jobs after completing his military service and finally retired from UP Power Company after 26 years of service. He was united in marriage to Patricia Ames and they shared a union of over 53 years. He loved the outdoors, taking walks with his wife and dog , Sassie and watching and feeding the birds and deer.
Colin is survived by his wife, Patricia, sons, Stephen (Susan) Haynes and Alan (Sarah) Haynes, a brother, Lee (Kathy) Haynes of Marquette, sisters, Sandra Tolonen of Cincinnati, OH and Carolyn Haynes of Boston, MA, two granddaughters and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded by his daughter, Tammie Lea Haynes, his parents and brothers, Richard and Leonard.
In keeping with Colin’s wishes , no services will be held.
Condolences may be directed to the family home at 10865 I Road, Cornell, MI 49818.
The Haynes family is being assisted by the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone.