Lena Dee, our beloved mother and sister, returned to the Creator on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Lena was born July 7, 1956, to Louise and Kato (late) Dee.
She is survived by her children, Dale (fiance-Berna) Healy and Jayne Healy; grandson, Jeremiah Healy; and siblings, Betty (Johnny) Jones, Rodger Dee, Rose (Eugene) Barton, Wallace (Linda) Dee, Kee (Mae Jean) Dee, Linda Dee and Shirley (David) Hamilton.
Lena was preceded in death by her sister, Emma Saltwater, and her father, Kato Dee.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Desert View Funeral Home Chapel in Shiprock.
Interment will be in the Kirtland-Fruitland Cemetery in Kirtland.
Lena is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home, North U.S. Highway 491 in Shiprock, 505-368-4607.