Teri Lynn Tartsah
Teri Lynn Tartsah, 61, passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019 in Pembroke Pines, Fl. She was born on December 31, 1957 in Lawton, OK to Sharon Stephenson Wetselline and Eugene Tartsah. Teri was very honored to be raised by Ronald (Pinky) Wetselline, whom she did love and was treated like his own daughter. She grew up in the Fort Cobb area and graduated from Fort Cobb High School. She later moved to Hollywood, FL where she lived for many years. She was a member of the Apache Tribe and a descendant of the Kiowa and Wichita Tribes. She was a member of the 1st Apache Indian Baptist Church, First Seminole Baptist Church and the Kiowa-Apache Blackfoot Society.
She is survived by:6 sons: Robert Osceola Hollywood, FL Brandon Truck Osceola James Williams Anadarko, Ok Ricky Osceola Trail, Fl Mahokin Tiger of Hollywood, Fl Glen Osceola Trail, Fl4 daughters: Tara Tartsah-Clark & husband Norman of Anadarko, Ok Jaime Osceola Hollywood, Fl Angel Billie-Marks & husband Billy of Hollywood, Fl, Candice Osceola Anadarko, Ok Frankie Prentiss of Anadarko Tatum Gerken of Anadarko 8 brothers: William Tartsah & wife, Marilyn of Ft. Cobb, OK Kilbrent Stephenson & wife, Diane of Anadarko, OK Robert Wetseline & wife, Sandra of Anadarko, OK Ronald Wetselline, Jr. & wife, Carla of Anadarko, OK Mike Tartsah, Carnegie, OK Tony Tartsah, Carnegie, OK Terry Tartsah and wife Tammy of Hollywood, Fl A.J Wetselline, Anadarko, Ok5 sisters: Ruth Wetselline Bert & husband, Alfred of Anadarko, OK Robin Wetselline, Anadarko, OK Juanita Osceola of Hollywood, Fl Jenny Billie of Hollywood, Fl Claudia Kaulaity Wheeler & husband Elwin of Anadarko, OkSpecial Nephews: Bradley Ware, Myron Dale Tartsah, Nahm New. Jadrian Antuna, Jose Hernandez, Durell Cooper, Darrel Nimsey, Damon Nimsey, Derick LittleSpecial Nieces: Kristin Miller Fuentes, Randi Klinekole20 grandchildren: Curtis (Bubba) Osceola Jr., Lorri Osceola, Kaitlynn Osceola, Cara Osceola, Lacee Leonard, Adrian Labrada, Jessalynn Osceola-Gumbs, Ja’Sean Osceola-Harding, Jemma Osceola-Harding, Draycen Osceola, London Osceola, Aliyae Osceola, Aviree Osceola, Melinda Gentry, Kimora Alex, Amore Alex, Kenyon Arrolta, Kale Billie-Alex, Isiah Thomas, Nakai Alex4 Great Grandkids: Kashlynn Cooper, Jaselynn Hernandez, Brycen Osceola-Haunpo and Shyloh Cooper Uncles: Myles Stephenson Sr., Phillip Wetselline, Terry Wetselline, Barry Wetselline and Sam Redbone Aunts: Mary Lou Stephenson Tselee, Eva Wetselline Special Friends: Jaime Epsy, Christine Nevaquoyah, Helena Cypress, Rose Botone, Leslie Osceola, Naoma Fewell, Jd Domebo, Ricky Cooper and David Leonard Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Twila Tartsah Perkins, Francis Kionute; paternal grandparents: Logan Tartsah Jr., Charles Tartsah and Ida Tartsah; great grandfather, Logan Tartsah Sr.; 7 uncles: Richie Tartsah, Douglas Jim Brown Tartsah, Rudolf Tartsah Sr., Vernon Tartsah, Virgil Tartsah, Alfred Tartsah and Lincoln Tartsah Sr.; 4 aunts: Isabelle Tartsah Sword, Hazel Tartsah, Ethaline Tartsah Chatt and Barbara Tartsah. Maternal Grandparents Nuss and Ella Stephenson, 3 uncles Dudley Stephenson, Vernon “Cheesey” Stephenson and Smiley Stephenson five aunts : Helen Stephenson, Barbara Stephenson Cook, Wanda Stephenson Altis, Winifred Stephenson Needy and Alma Stephenson Arrendondo Wake: 7:00 p.m., Saturday, February 9, 2019 Wichita Community Building Anadarko, OK
Funeral: 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 10, 2019 Wichita Community Building Anadarko, OK
Interment: Rock Springs Cemetery Anadarko, OK
Under the direction of Ray & Martha’s Funeral Home, Anadarko, OK