Jason Robert Tomlinson 1974 – 2020

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Jason Robert Tomlinson, 47, of Atchison, KS, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at his home.

A celebration of life service is planned for a later date. Jason has been cremated under the direction of Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home and will be interred in a private ceremony. Memorials are suggested to help with funeral expenses and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Words of comfort for the family may be left at www.beckerdyer.com.

Jason was born April 20, 1973 in Lincoln, NE, the son of John and Marge (Edwards) Tomlinson. He loved caring for children and worked as a Para Educator for USD 409 and for the Atchison YMCA as a Child Watch attendant. Jason truly enjoyed helping people and served on the boards for Project Atchison, Aimee’s Pennies For A Purpose and volunteered with the Salvation Army. He loved Husker football, fishing and spending time with family.

Jason married his true love, Margaret Feek on April 29, 2017 in Effingham, KS. She survives of the home. Additional survivors include his mother Marge Tomlinson, Lincoln, NE, a brother John (Lora) Tomlinson, Jr., Albuquerque, NM, a sister, Cheryl (Roger) Kapustka, Roca, NE, a sister in law, Stephany (Paul) Koci, Atchison, KS, twenty-two nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, a niece Aimee Snapp, and nephew Samuel Tomlinson.

He was born Feb. 4, 1978, in Ashland, Oregon, son of Edward Hamilton and Sandra (Bair) Eldredge. He worked as a Controls Engineer at Show-Me Industrial Controls, Inc. He enjoyed horror movies, attending horror conventions, tattoos especially his horror tattoo sleeve, collecting and shooting firearms, and making his own ammunition, hunting, fishing, communicating through his ham radio, and spending time with his family and grandson.

Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Edward; grandson, Dimitri; paternal grandparents; maternal grandparents, and nephew, Marcus Klepees. Survivors include: Fiance of 17 years Chrissy Coy; daughter, Bobbi Hart; grandson, Dante’; mother and stepfather, Sandra and Robert Eldredge; stepfather, Donald Patterson; sisters, Jennifer (Jeff) Klepees and Jamie (Scott) Logston; brothers, Donald Jr., Adam (Falynn,) and Toby (Angie) Patterson; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com