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William H. Collins, architect of note in NE Ohio, dies at 86 Obituary

May 23, 2016 - Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

William H. Collins co-founded a leading Northeast Ohio architecture firm known as Collins and Rimer Architects Inc., and later as Collins Rimer & Gordon, which designed award-winning buildings locally.

Collins died Saturday May 14 of pneumonia at the Cleveland Clinic, according to his son Paul of Atlanta. He was 86.

Paul Collins described his father in writing as “a humble and understated man” who became a “renowned and accomplished architect in Cleveland.”

The firm Wil...