Steve McKenna, 79, of Pachuta, Mississippi, passed away peacefully on Sunday,

January 28, 2018 at the Rush Foundation Hospital. Born in Pritchard, Alabama to William Duncan McKenna and Lillie Saxon McKenna.

McKenna was a passionate man who enjoyed spending time with family, hunting and fishing. He worked as the owner of Diversified Petroleum dba Reclamation Resources located in Oil City, Louisiana and Pachuta, Mississippi and McKenna Ranch. 

McKenna is survived by his wife and best friend, Betty Carolyn Dunn McKenna, along with his children and spouses: Steve McKenna, Jr. (Pam McKenna), Charles McKenna (Wendy McKenna), Kathleen McKenna, Mark McKenna (Kay McKenna), Danny McKenna (Marie McKenna), Teresa McKenna Sandman (Scott Sandman) and Chris McKenna (Debbie McKenna) and proceeded by his daughter Anna Marie McKenna. McKenna’s twelve grandchildren and seven great grandchildren will miss their Papa as well as many of his friends and other family.

The celebration of life will take place on Wednesday, January 31 at 1 pm at the McKenna Ranch with service and burial immediately following at the McKenna Ranch family cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to the Epilepsy Foundation at  in honor of Anna Marie McKenna