Nathan Michael Featherston

Jun 15, 2020
Featherston, Nathan Crop


1:00 PM June 27, 2020 at Prairie Lakes Church, 1907 Viking Rd. Cedar Falls, IA 


6:00 - 8:00 PM Friday, June 26 at Locke Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at the church.


Garden of Memories Cemetery in Waterloo


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Nathan Michael Featherston, 19, of Waterloo, IA, died Monday, June 15, 2020, due to an accidental drowning in the Mississippi River.

He was born June 15, 2001 in Spokane, WA, the son of Michael and Lisa Beasley Featherston. Nathan graduated from Waterloo West High School in 2019.

He worked at the Ansborough Pizza Hut.

Nathan attended Prairie Lakes Church in Cedar Falls, IA with his family. He loved being a big brother and hanging out with friends. 

He built his first computer during his sophomore year in high school. He enjoyed playing video games, specifically “PC games” and virtual reality systems.

Nathan is survived by his parents, a brother, Jonathan Isaiah Featherston, and maternal grandmother, Katy Reed, all of Waterloo, IA; his maternal grandfather, Leslie Beasley of Tucson‚ AZ; aunts and uncles: Alan & Pam Beasley of Post Falls, ID, Kurt & Jan Borgwardt of Waterloo, IA, Eric Beasley of Bellingham, WA, Dennis & Lauretta Minnick of Terlton, OK, Donna Featherston of Huron, OH, Charles & Ann Crouse of Phoenix, AZ, Gary & Eva Schlichting of Traer, IA, Barry Stuenkel & Donna Reed of Martindale, TX, Scott Reed & Pat Faldyn of Lexington, TX, and Mike Reed of Elgin, TX; and many great aunts, great uncles, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Chase Justin Featherston; grandfather, Robert Gray Featherston of Phoenix, AZ; paternal grandmother, Haroldine Wolfe Sweatt of Wichita Falls, TX; uncle, Brad Featherston of Sandusky, OH; step-grandfather, Donald Reed of Waterloo, IA; and step-grandmother, Billie Beasley of Tucson, AZ.

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  1. Christine Bork | Jun 28, 2020
    So sorry for your loss.  Jordan really had a great friendship with Nathan in jr high. Thinking of your family. 
  2. Roger and Bonnie David | Jun 20, 2020

    Nathan loved being with family and friends..We  are blessed to keep in our hearts special moments of the family and friends altogether. All family and friends are held close in our hearts as we celebrate Nathan's life. His amazing smile will be temembered as we think of him celebrating his birthday week with Jesus.


  3. Vicki Payne | Jun 19, 2020
    My thoughts and prayers to all the family. Such a tragic loss. May You find comfort and peace in God’s love.
  4. Eva Schlichting | Jun 19, 2020
    our hearts go out to our sister Lisa  & Mike Featherston brother in law. Such a wonderful young man and nephew. God Bless!

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