Friday, August 12, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories
965 Home Plaza
Waterloo, IA 50701
Oleta Louise Derifield was born November 18, 1936 in Centrahoma, Oklahoma: the daughter of Thelmar and Lottie (Bushers) Holland. She was united in marriage to David Derifield on June 19, 1954 in Bakersfield, California; he preceded her in death October, 5 2014. Oleta and David lived in California, later moving to Iowa. She worked as a nurse at Schoitz Hospital, then later worked at John Deere. Oleta enjoyed sewing, going to yard sales and playing cards.
Oleta passed away on Monday, August 8, 2016 at NewAldaya Lifescapes at the age of 79. She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; great-grandchild Justin Sabin and 2 brothers: Herman and Vernon Holland. Oleta is survived by a son Rick (Diane) Derifield of Waterloo; 2 daughters: Diana (Ed) Sabin of Syracuse, New York and Connie Mackey-Derifield; 9 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and 2 brothers: Carl Holland and Robert Holland both of California.
A memorial fund is being established.