Deena Marie Hart

April 28, 1961June 3, 2021

Deena Marie Hart, age 60 of Holt, MI passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021. She was born April 28, 1961 in Flint, MI the daughter of Walter and Darlene (Lamere) McCracken. Deena was a graduate of Lake Fenton High School in Linden MI. In 1988 she began to further her education at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek, MI. Deena later began the radiology program at Lansing Community College where she received her associate degree and certifications. She worked as a Radiologist Technician for 16 years. She first worked at St. Lawrence Hospital for 4 years then at Sparrow Hospital for 12 years. Deena was very proud of her career.

Deena had a passion for floral gardening. She loved to take the flowers that she grew and make beautiful floral arrangements. Being outdoors was her favorite pastime, especially going fishing, taking walks, going on bike rides and sitting around a campfire with family and friends. In her downtime you could find her cozied up on the couch watching scary movies with her family. Deena always made sure she made time for the little things each and every day.

Deena is survived by her loving children, Brandon Smithwick and Jessie (Tyler) Andrews; grandchildren, Taleah, Tyler, Averie, Brooklyn, and Ayla Andrews; sisters, Kelly (Gerald) Klein and Vicky (David) Swan; nieces & nephews, Bradley, Katelyn and Christopher Klein also Brianna (Blake) Parks; great-niece & great-nephew, Bristol and Logan Parks. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Larry Hart.

A Graveside Service will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at Delta Center Cemetery, Lansing. The family is being served by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home Lansing. To leave an on-line condolence for the family please visit


  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, June 9, 2021


Deena Marie Hart

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