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Oct. 18, 1941 - March 5, 2014

Born in Modesto, CA., Oleta passed away peacefully at the age of 72 after a long courageous battle with illness. She is preceded in death by her parents Buren 'Pat' & Margeret Lafferry. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Paul Thompson Sr., her two loving children, son Paul Thompson Jr. and his wife Kim, and daughter Debbie Lawrence and her husband Mike; her 3 siblings Jimmy Lafferry, Brenda Saiers, and Maitland Lafferry; five loving grandchildren, Jennifer, Paul (Ludim), Tammy, Tara Vincent (John), Kelsey (Adam), then the beautiful great grand kids Kirk, Andrew, Brad, Ian, Hanna, Cali and Jason. Oleta had a love for life. She loved riding horses, but most of all she loved taking care of her family. Visitation is March 12th, 4pm-8pm and the Funeral is March 13 at 10am, both at East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park, 9189 Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove, CA 95624. Flowers may be sent to East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park.
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East Lawn Elk Grove
9189 Stockton Boulevard Elk Grove, CA 95624
(916) 732-2031
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Published in The Sacramento Bee on Mar. 12, 2014