Dena Marie Steffey Kellow was born in Tillamook, November 10, 1956 and passed away June 10th, 2019. Her family moved to California in 1961 and moved back in 1973 where Dena returned to the Oregon coast she loved so well.
She was married to Don Kellow in 1976 and had two children, Mathew and Connie , who were the greatest joy of her life.
She spent her career in the health industry as a home health care provider and in 2007 became a nationally certified pharmacy technician.
Dena will be remembered for her hilarious sense of humor, being the "favorite" aunt to all the kids and her huge heart for anyone around her.
She was preceeded in death by her father Vern Steffey and is survived by her children Mathew and Connie Kellow, her mother Joann Dolan Steffey, sisters Deborah (Steffey) Coon (Richard) and Barbara Steffey Sisson (Chet) , her cousin Linda Williams and the father of her children Donald Kellow and many nieces, nephews and cousins who will miss her dearly.
In lieu of a funeral service, Dena's wishes were for her family to celebrate her life with a picnic, her favorite foods and happy memories .