Jenna Dewan reveals she lost a 'family member' to COVID-19 in 2020

Jenna Dewan was ready to say goodbye to 2020 forever on New Year's Eve as she revealed that she had lost a 'family member' to COVID-19 in the past year.

The 40-year-old actress and dancer shared the sad news even as she posted some joyous photo of herself and her growing family.

The Step Up star celebrated the 'life' and '' she experienced in 2020 while posting lovely images of her two young children and her fiance Steve Kazee, 45.

Highs and lows: Jenna Dewan, 40, stunned in a red dress in a New Year's Eve Instagram post, even as she revealed that she had lost a 'family member' to COVID-19 in the past year

Highs and lows: Jenna Dewan, 40, stunned in a red dress in a New Year's Eve Instagram post, even as she revealed that she had lost a 'family member' to COVID-19 in the past year

Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer

'Oh, 2020,' Jenna seemed to sigh in her caption. 'Looking back on pictures from this year...It has been challenging, humbling, heartbreaking, shocking and life changing to say the least. 

'I lost a family member to Covid, i have loved ones who lost loved ones and lost jobs. I’ve seen sides of people and this world that i wish i hadn’t seen,' she continued.

Rather than losing faith in her fellow humans, Jenna zeroed in on the life-affirming aspects of the past year.

Dispiriting: 'I lost a family member to Covid, i have loved ones who lost loved ones and lost jobs. I’ve seen sides of people and this world that i wish i hadn’t seen,' she wrote

Dispiriting: 'I lost a family member to Covid, i have loved ones who lost loved ones and lost jobs. I’ve seen sides of people and this world that i wish i hadn’t seen,' she wrote

Bright side: Rather than losing faith in her fellow humans, Jenna zeroed in on the life-affirming aspects of the past year and shared photos of her fiance Steve Kazee, 45, and her two children

Bright side: Rather than losing faith in her fellow humans, Jenna zeroed in on the life-affirming aspects of the past year and shared photos of her fiance Steve Kazee, 45, and her two children

'There was also life, and some of the most incredible experiences of my life..and so i choose to end this year feeling matured, humbled and grateful,' she wrote.

'Taking all the lessons of this year into the next chapter. be safe everyone, hang in there and sending love and peace to you all ❤️.'

Jenna opened with a gorgeous image of herself from when she was pregnant earlier this

read more from dailymail.....

PREV Machine Gun Kelly kisses Megan Fox after performing on Dick Clark's New Year's ...
NEXT Richard Wilkins vows to cut down on the booze in 2021