May 1, 2019
April 2, 1939 - April 24, 2019
Richard Aaron Collingwood, 80, of Sweet Home, died April 24, 2019. He was born April 2, 1939 in Junction City to William Aaron and Ethel Florence (Tolman) Collingwood.
He served in the U.S. Air Force as an airplane mechanic from 1959 to 1961.
Mr. Collingwood spent his youth in Junction City, eventually moving to Flagstaff, Ariz. after joining the Air Force. After his service he moved to Eugene where he met and married Trudy in 1966. In 1969, they settled together in Sweet Home, where he resided the rest of his life in the country.
In his younger years, M...