Paul M. Collins, 53, of Oxford


Paul M. CollinsOxford/Grafton – Paul Michael Collins, 53, of Oxford MA passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 21st, 2021. Paul was born in Worcester MA son of Richard Collins and the late Mary Collins.

He is survived by his siblings John Collins, his sister- in-law Heather, and his sister Susan DiOrio. Paul leaves behind his former wife Juliette Guerin whom they raised three remarkable children together, Joseph Collins of Worcester, Sarah Murray and her husband George of Connecticut, and Laura Overdevest and her husband Mark of Sturbridge. Paul also leaves behind his fiance’ Angela Panarelli and her children all of whom live with him in their first home together.

He loved spending time with his two grandchildren, Teagyn and Andrew. Paul worked at Bose for the last two decades and was a huge asset to the company. He was very patient while teaching and training new coworkers. He loved his job and was well liked and respected by his peers.

Paul was an amazing person, always positive, happy, loyal, passionate, kind, and caring. He was the best dad, friend, and partner you could ever wish for. He loved his life and all those he shared it with. Family was always his top priority. He loved going to the beach and his Sundays hanging out by the pool listening to his favorite music. He loved to play his guitar with his band friends as often as he could. He was a devoted Patriots fan and had season tickets for over 20 years that he shared with his family and friends. In his spare time, he would play golf with his good friends.

He will be sincerely missed by everyone who had the privilege of knowing him. May his spirit and all the fond memories of him flood our minds and hearts forever.

All are welcome to gather with Pauls’ family and friends Saturday October 30th from 11am to 2pm followed by a time of personal remembrances at 2pm at Roney Funeral Home 152 Worcester St. N. Grafton, MA 01536. Burial will be private.

A Book of Memories to share a message with his family is available online at