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.
Kelsey was raised in Humboldt, Iowa. She completed her mortuary science degree through DMACC in 2018 and has recently begun her one year internship at Parrott and Wood and Overton Funeral Homes. Kelsey is living in Waterloo and bring a lot to the table with her past experience in healthcare. She is energetic and empathetic and has already demonstrated a strength at connecting with people and planning meaningful funeral and memorial service. Kelsey enjoys reading and spending time with her new kitten companion, Steven.
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.