This Is Just So Damn Sad

Father of NASA astronaut 'a very warm, loving, caring man,' son says, Star-Gazette

Rochester man dies in car-pedestrian accident - Police say victim is Eileen Collins' father, Star-Gazette

"The man has been identified as 79-year-old James E. Collins of Rochester, father of space shuttle commander Eileen Collins. Jim Collins was in Elmira on Monday to hear his daughter speak at Edison and Notre Dame high schools. He spoke to a Star-Gazette reporter about his daughter's accomplishments on Monday after hearing her speak at Notre Dame. "I'm in awe of her," he said. "I really am."

Future of space flight lies with youths - Collins challenges students to envision the future, Star-Gazette

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