Dorothy Deverger, 90, passed away on January 10, 2020 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. She was born on July 19, 1929 to Alvin & Wanda (Newingham) Camerer in Greene County, IL. Dorothy married Howard Deverger on July 24, 1969 in Effingham, IL. Dorothy was the owner and operator of the Hardin Drive In. Dorothy is survived by her daughters: Taunya McGowen & companion John Baker of Carrollton, Tina Marie Smith of Carrollton, Pam & George Barker of Delhi; her sons: Kevin & Delza Osterman of Kampsville, Roger Deverger & companion Linda Boda of Jerseyville; her daughter-in-law: Lyla Deverger of Springfield; her 16 grandchildren and her 19 great-grandchildren. Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her sons: Gilbert Osterman and Claude Deverger, her daughters: Carolyn & Linda Sue Osterman and Sharon Bailey, her grandsons: Tim Bailey and Uriah Osterman, her siblings: Earl Camerer, Harold Camerer, and Clara Hausmann. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 4-8 pm at Alexander & Gubser Funeral Home. Funeral will be on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10 am at Alexander & Gubser Funeral Home. Reverend Rod Connell will be officiating and burial will take place at Fieldon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home for a monument to mark her and her husband’s grave.
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