Kathleen Elsie Colvin, 76, of Orange passed away at her home, Saturday, April 23. She was born in South Gate, CA to Howard Elmer and Florence Josephine (Warman) Dey.

She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by her husband of 35 years, L. Benard Colvin of Orange; daughter, Meredith Colvin of Houston; son, Brett Collins and wife, Mindy of Washington; step children, Deborah Colvin of Chiapas, Mexico, Mike Colvin of Nederland, Joel Colvin of Houston and Rachael Kitchens and husband, John of Oregon; 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

The family requests that any donations be made in Kathleen’s name to the Humane Society of Southeast Texas, P.O. Box 1629, Beaumont, TX 77704 or to the Southeast Texas Food Bank, 3845 S ML King Jr. Parkway, Beaumont, TX 77705.

Cremation will be under the direction of Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.