NEW COLUMBIA — DesiRae L. Stevens, 37, of River Road, New Columbia, passed away suddenly on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at her home.  

Born Feb. 2, 1982, in Lewisburg, she was the daughter of Sharon Mack and the late James “Snake” Bennett.

DesiRae attended Mifflinburg schools and worked for various restaurants in the Lewisburg area. She liked to make jewelry and listen to music. DesiRae enjoyed time with her friends and family and she loved her children.

She is survived by her mother, Sharon of Lewisburg; two sons, Curtis Stevens Jr. and Trent Bennett-Reyes; two daughters, Erin Stevens and Secily Stevens; a sister, Tracey Miller of Scranton; her maternal grandparents, Jay and Naomi Gordner of Hughesville; aunts, Pamela Gordner, of Lewisburg, Robin Brown of Lewisburg, Janice Bennett of New Columbia, and Terri Bennett of Massachusetts; uncles, Donald Gordner of Montgomery and Dennis Bennett of Milton; and her fiancée, Josh McManus of New Columbia.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Mifflinburg Church of the New Life, 8700 Buffalo Road, Mifflinburg, with Pastor Butch Woolsey officiating.

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