In Memory

Dorothy Springman

Dorothy C. Springman, 91, died at 5:45 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Alton Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 24, 1921, in Atchison, Kansas, she was the daughter of John and Marian (Glenn) Clingan.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Alton and worked for the Social Security Administration in downtown Alton. On Feb. 4, 1943, she married Louis A. Springman in St. Charles, Mo. He preceded her in death on Aug. 24, 1968.

Surviving are two daughters, Judith Yoder of Tucson, Ariz., and Dorothy J. Springman of Godfrey. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a daughter, Susan B. Brakeville.

Visitation was from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Burial was at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Godfrey.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.