Date of Birth: August 13, 1927
Date of Death: July 30. 2017
Services: Rosary Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 7PM at John A. Gentleman Mortuaries Bellevue Chapel
Visitation: Thursday at 6PM, also at the funeral home
Preceded in death by husband, Billy J. Collins; first husband, Robert G. McLaughlin; children: Barbara, Merrielizabeth, and Patrick. Survived by children: Michael McLaughlin, Kathleen (Tony) Nigro, Sharon (Robert) Hurley, Robert (Mary) McLaughlin, and Brigette (Chip) Dodge; step children: Pamela Hildreth, Arthur (Victoria) Collins, Carol (Keith) Knight, and Billy J. (Tessie) Collins, Jr.; many grand and great grandchildren. Elizabeth was an avid reader and enjoyed volunteer work, especially for St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Inurnment Friday 1PM at the Omaha National Cemetery.
Memorials to St. Mary Catholic Church in Bellevue or St. Vincent de Paul Society.