Nick has worked for Overton and Parrott & Wood Funeral Homes since 2008. He was raised and attended schools in West Union, Iowa and attended Wartburg College, majoring in business administration. Nick received his mortuary science degree from DMACC, then interned with Kaiser-Corson Funeral Homes in Waverly. He currently lives at the Overton Funeral Home in Dysart, Iowa with his wife, Cara, and their chocolate lab, MacGyver. Nick loves to golf and attends Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart, where he sings in the choir. When time allows, he enjoys traveling and has been to Europe, Australia, Panama and Mexico.
Jen has worked for Overton and Parrott & Wood Funeral Homes since 2012. She was born in Waterloo but raised in Ankeny. Jen also attended Wartburg College, where she studied business administration (marketing & management). Before getting her mortuary science degree from DMACC, she worked as a marketing and foundation director in healthcare and a Marketing & Communications Specialist at UNI. She lives in Cedar Falls, Iowa with her husband, Brian, who is Senior Pastor at Nazareth Lutheran Church. She is a movie buff, enjoys cooking and, most of all, spending time with her family, which includes four children: Taylor, Justin, Nathan, and Grace
Hannah was raised in Des Moines, Iowa and is the daughter of a Polk County Deputy Sheriff and a Photo Studio Administrator with Meredith Corporation. Hannah graduated from Dowling Catholic High School then attended DMACC, where she received her Associates Degree in Liberal Arts. She completed her mortuary science degree in 2017 and began her funeral director internship at Overton and Parrott & Wood Funeral Homes in November. Hannah lives at the funeral home in Traer and is an avid collector of all things vintage.
Our family services counselor, Bob Fread, has been on the Overton and Parrott & Wood Funeral Homes team since 2008. He lives in Hudson, Iowa with his wife, Sue, and they have two daughters, Sara and Hannah. He is licensed in Iowa as a pre-arranged funeral agent, and also serves as pastor of Ripley United Church of Christ of Traer, Iowa. Bob enjoys attending Waterloo Bucks baseball games and UNI football and basketball.