Dennis D. Laager
July 22, 1941 – July 20, 2020
Dennis D. Laager, 78, of Riverton, passed away on July 20, 2020 at his residence. He was born on July 22, 1941 in Hoffman, Minnesota to Archie Laager and Anna Mae Hotvedt. Dennis married Debra Whitmore on August 7, 1981 in Springfield and she survives. Mr. Laager is survived by three children: Lonnie (Genevieve) Laager of Missouri, Terri (David) Rush of Sherman and Brandy (Romelo Underhill) Laager of Springfield, ten grandchildren: Daniel Laager, Brittany (Ty) Caruso, Amanda Laager, Shay Laager, Tianna Laager, Tiarra Laager, Ziarra Laager and Delroy “R.J.” Underhill, Kurl and Richie, three great-grandchildren: Jett Caruso, Journey Caruso and Brice Lott, two sisters: Diane Sprouls and Penny (Chuck) Waldoch and one brother Brad (Dawn) Laager. He was preceded in death by one brother-in-law Leo Sprouls. Dennis served in the US Army and Army National Guard. He worked for S.J. Groves in Springfield and Cullinan in Lincoln. Dennis enjoyed bowling, fishing, cooking and his time spent with family and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. A graveside service will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery at a later date.