February 19, 1979 ~ July 8, 2018
Nathan Altman Collins, beloved father, son, brother, and friend, passed over to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday July 8, 2018 in Brenham, Texas. Nathan was 39 years old. Funeral: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 18, at Crossroads of Arlington, 3221 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Interment: Hawkins Cemetery, Arlington. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Nathan celebrated his family and life daily throughout his time on earth. He had four children – Jackson, Natalie, Parker and Trey – whom he loved dearly and would have preferred to spend every minute of his life in their company. He was a passionate and accomplished musician with hundreds of public appearances as a lead guitarist. He was a surveyor, builder, union millwright, and restaurateur. Survivors: He is survived by his children; his parents, Cathy and Michael Beeler and Larry and Cynthia Collins; his brother, Jason and wife, Brittany Collins and sister, Lauren Collins; his maternal grandparents, Gerald and Betty Nelson; his nieces and nephews, and innumerable dear friends, associates and acquaintances. He left us too soon. He will be missed at the family table. We all look forward to seeing him again in the presence of our Lord Jesus. Wade Family Funeral Home (817) 274-9233
Please accept my sincere condolences for your recent loss. My heart goes out to you and your family. I have always received comfort from the Biblesâ€™ word at Philippians 4:7 which reads â€œand the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will guard your heart and your mental powers by means of Christ Jesusâ€.
I hope you can receive comfort from these words as well. Margo Simmons
I would like to send mt deepest sympathy and prayers to the family..Nathan was a very dear friend of mine. I came to know him when he first joined the band the Jet Poets. We would later share moments together on stage, he as the lead guitarist and I as the tambourine player. We had many laughs and ill never forget his warm smile and loving â¤…He wasnt just a friend, but I considered him like family. He will forever be missed…
We extend our hearts to each of you at this time. May HIS comfort, strength, and peace lead you beside quiet waters.
1 Thessalonians 4:13-14
So sorry to hear of the passing of Nathan. We were able to know him well at his job here in Brenham. If he wasn’t waiting our table, he always made a point to come over and speak with us. He was a very nice young man who will be missed by many customers here in Brenham.