Dena DeKriek

Dena DeKriek of Deming is celebrating her 90th birthday. She was born on March 11, 1930, in Manhattan, Montana, to Frank and Tryntje DeHaan. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cake decorating, babysitting and knitting. She married Peter DeKriek on Nov. 12, 1952, and their children were Mark DeKriek-deceased, Mike DeKriek of Deming, D’Ann DeKriek of Deming and Kelli Blockley of Everson. There are five grandchildren, six greats and one great-great. A no-gift open house for family and friends starts at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 14, in the Van Zandt Community Hall.