Obituary for COLLINS

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Thursday May 13, 2010

Sean B. Collins, age 40, of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, was taken to Our Lord's Arms on Saturday, May 8, 2010. Sean was employed with Presbyterian Hospital and was currently attending Apollo College, pursuing a degree in nursing. He loved his dog, Paige and had a great love for everyone and will be greatly missed. Sean was preceded in death by his mother, whom he dearly loved, Faith Joy Upshaw; his grandmother, Eleanor Heidel and by his sister-in-law, Nina Arguello. He is survived by his wife, Cabrini; children, Michael, Adrian, Nicole, Gabriel and Celina; his father, Gene Upshaw; sister, Jennifer Glover and children, Kelsie, Kaylee and Trey; aunt, Barbara Davison; cousins, Scott Davison, Julie Ryan and Theresa Humphrey; father and mother-in-law, Edward and Judy Arguello; brother's-in-law, Mark Arguello and family, Billy Arguello and family; sister-in-law, Karesse Arguello; other family members, Cynthia Collins, Jessica, Mark, Sonrisa and Seanray; as well as many other family members and friends who loved and will miss him greatly. Services will be held at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. A Rosary will be recited on Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will celebrated on Friday, May 14, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, 924 Menaul NE, with the following serving as casket bearers: Michael Vigil, Adrian Arguello, Gabriel and Celina Vigil, Daryl Upshaw, Mark Palmer, Sharon Vigil and Kavin DeClue. The eulogy will be delivered by Dorothy Trout. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. NW. ABQ. 505-343-8008