Elizabeth (Betty) J. Deering , 88, of Wood Dale, Il, peacefully passed away on 1/2/21
surrounded by her children.
Betty was born on July 6, 1932 to George Kotars and Emerine Stout in Chicago. She was
from a family of 6. She was predeceased by Ann Notz (Leonard), George Kotars (Ellie),
Clarence Kotars (Pauline), Margie Leuth (Wally). Betty is survived by Mary Lou
Bregenzer (Richard – deceased) and William Kotars.
Betty married the love of her life, Paul Edward Deering, on November 9, 1957. They had
4 children, Russell Deering (Karen), James Deering (Rebecca), Bonnie Hudec (Ronald),
Christine Lima (Stephen). Grand children; Craig Deering (Callie), Andy Hudec (Jessica),
Mark Deering (Ada), Alex Hudec, Amanda Linville (Chad), Austin Linville, Trevor
Deering, Robert Lima. Great grand child; Mikey Johnson.
She was blessed with wonderful nephews and nieces, John Lueth (Mary Ann), Bob
Lueth- deceased (Barb), Linda Collins (John), Kathy Lueth, Marilyn Gagnon (Mike),
Karen and Carol Lueth, Larry Kotars (Christine), Stephen Kotars (Deborah), Michael
Kotars (Susan-deceased),Joan Bernardi (Donald), Tracey Fernandez (David),Gordon
Kotars (Colleen-deceased), Mark Kotars (Lori), Leslie Greenwald (Allen), Pam Gustason
(Brad), George Kotars Jr. (Chris), Kim Peterlinz (Brian), Sue Ewert (Robert), Barb
DuBois (Robert), Patricia Nailor (Bruce), Donna Bregenzer, Kevin Bregenzer (Lisa),
Denise Bregenzer, Patrick and Leonard Notz, Bill Windsor (Karren), Beth Repousch
(Ray) She loved the great nephews and nieces as well. They kept her smiling.
Due to Covid, funeral will be on Wednesday, January 6 for immediate family only.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Dementia Society of America, PO Box 600,
Doylestown, Pa 18901.