On July 3rd 1955, Devra L. Hofferber, was born to Ann and George Hofferber, in Billing MT. She passed away peacefully on June 9th, with family and friends in attendance.
Devra fought an over two year battle of Biliary Cancer that still does not have a cure.
Devra worked as a Journeyman Electrician for Qwest in Billings. Later Devra moved to Butte, where she received degrees in Computer Science and Accounting from Montana Tech in 1985. Devra worked in the mining and petroleum industry.
In 2010, Devra moved back to Billings, to accept a tax auditor’s position with GE, and also to care for her mother.
Devra was preceded in her death by her father, George and her sister, Lorrie Pies. Devra is survived by her spouse Betty Button of Butte; her mother, Ann; her brother and sister-in-law Dexter and Lynda Eaton, her sister and brother-in-law Toddy (Linda) and Gene Erlenbush all of Billings. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends who loved her dearly.
Devra was an intelligent and loving person, who never failed to win a spot in everyone’s heart. Her smile and laugh were contagious. Devra was also a passionate animal lover, who wished she could have saved any animal without a home.
Memorials may be made to the Yellowstone Animal Shelter, in Billings or the Chelsie Bailey Animal Shelter in Butte, or a local food bank of one’s choice.
Devra’s Memorial Service will be at 11:30 AM, June 14th, at Cremation and Funeral Gallery, 29 8th St. West.