DeKALB – Jonathan A. Atkins, 30, of Sycamore, Ill. died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb.
He was born on April 7, 1982 in Poplar Grove. He married Ami B. Walker on May 22, 2010.
He was a faithful member of The Church in DeKalb, where he was an elder candidate. Jonathan loved his wife and was devoted to his Savior and church.
Survivors include his wife, Ami Atkins; his parents, Todd and Jill Neff; two brothers, Benjamin (Tiffany) Neff and Jonathan Neff (fiance- Kimberlee); one sister, Megan Neff, as well as, many other extended family, church family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his biological parents, James and Darlene Atkins.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. at The Church in DeKalb, hosted at the Kishwaukee Bible Church building at Fifth Street and Fisk Street in DeKalb. A visitation and time for friends to greet the family will begin at 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the church.
A Memorial has been established for Jonathan Atkins in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL 60178. For information or to sign the online guest book, go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com.