Dena Lynn (Vogt) Marke

CENTRALIA — Dena Lynn (Vogt) Marke, 60, of Centralia, passed away Monday, July 25, 2016 at home surrounded by her family and friends after a year and a half battle with cancer.

Dena Marke obit picShe was born August 6, 1955, in Centralia, the daughter of Robert Vogt and Janice (Ramsey) Vogt. She married Bill Marke on November 14, 2008, in Salem, and he survives in Centralia.

In addition to her mother and husband, she is survived by one daughter Leanne Jewell Vogt of Fort Myers, Fla.; two step-sons Zeth Marke and Logan Marke both of Centralia; one sister Peggy Jett and husband Don of Centralia; two step-grandchildren Ali Marke and Carter Marke, both of Centralia; father and mother-in-law John Marke and wife Iva of Odin; two special family members John Klockenga and wife Dianna of Boyd, Ill.; and four legged companion Zeus.

She was preceded in death by her father; maternal grandparents Frank and Eva Ramsey; paternal grandparents Otto and Margaret Vogt; two aunts Wilma Edwards and June Adams; and one uncle Tom Vogt.

Dena had a wonderful personality, always smiling and being a jokester. She enjoyed taking care of her horses, dogs, and helping Bill raise rabbits. She loved all her animals. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Private family services will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the Centralia Humane Society and will be accepted at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia which is assisting the Marke family with arrangements.
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