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Steven W. Dever


Steven W. Dever, 62, of Benld, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022 at 8:21 p.m.

He was born Sept. 4, 1959 in Granite City, to William O. Dever and Carol Tanksley Dever.

He married Belinda Mae Crossno Dever on June 2, 2001 in Staunton. She preceded him in death on December 15, 2017.

He was a steel worker for U. S. Steel.  He was with the US Army Reserves.

Steven was a member of the Steel Workers Union Local 1899.

He is survived by his children, Jesse (Trisha) Dever of Virginia, Trudy Anderson of Pensacola, FL; grandchildren, Autumn Goodman, Cody Goodman, Lucy Dever, Oliver Dever; brothers, Bruce A. Dever, Bryan K. Dever.

Steven was preceded in death by his parents; spouse;  brother, William C. Dever.

Services will be held on Friday, Sept. 2, 2022 at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie.

Memorials are suggested to Donor’s Choice.

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Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, is in charge of the arrangements.