COLEMAN – A memorial service for Ola Jean Alderson, 85, of Coleman, will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home of Coleman.

She went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019.

She was born June 16, 1934 in Coleman to Vester (Pete) Smith and Margaret Emma Martin Smith. She enlisted in the United States Air Force, serving as a dental assistant. She married Wayne Alderson on Feb. 5, 1953 at Lowery Air Force Base in Denver, Colorado.

Survivors include her husband, Wayne Alderson of Coleman; two sons, Michael Alderson and wife Karin of Seattle, Washington, and Rusty Alderson and wife Nancy of Waller; three grandchildren, Anna Alderson of Seattle, Washington, Siri Alderson of Seattle, Washington and Jason Dyer of San Antonio; and two great-grandchildren, Jonathan Dyer of San Antonio and Cameron Dyer of San Antonio.

She was preceded in death by her parents.