Steve Teesateskie

Obituary of Steve Allen Teesateskie

Obituary of Steve A. Teesateskie Steve Allen Teesateskie, 57, of the BigCove Community in Cherokee, North Carolina passed away on Monday, December 14, 2020. Steve is preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Jeanette Teesateskie of the Snowbird Community as well as one brother, Pat Teesateskie. Steve is survived by his wife of 31 years, Donna Teesateskie; as well as his children: Stevie (Allyson) Teesateskie, Bill (Lena) Driver, Brian (Melody) Driver, Philenia (Dustin) Walkingstick, and Sammi Driver; along with ten grandchildren: Kendall, Deeb, Lukie, Bronson, Hayden, Grayson, Josilynn, Payton, Yan, and Neveah. In addition, he leaves behind his brother: Ronnie (Sandra) Teesateskie of the Snowbird Community, Norma Jean (Late Eddie Smith), Donna Sue (Lonnie) , Barbara (Late Lex Owle) . Christine (Steve) and Blanche. Steve leaves behind also a special nephew, Tommy (Sarah) ; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. At an early age, Steve was a logger with his dad. Prior to his passing, he was a groundskeeper at the Casino. He and his wife, Donna enjoyed spending time together, especially elk watching. Steve loved NASCAR and was a fan of Rusty Wallace and Chase Elliott. He was a huge Cherokee Braves Fan. He also loved watching WWE and Kansas City Chiefs football. Steve was a handyman and would help out anyone. He loved being outdoors and being with his kids, grandkids and family. They were his pride and joy. Steve will be missed by many. He was a funny, smarty, big hearted guy with a great sense of humor. You would always find him laughing and cracking a joke. The family will have a Visitation for Steve Allen Teesateskie at Long House Funeral Home on Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at which time the funeral service will begin. Matthew Tooni, David Smoker and Brother Lane Smoker will reside over services. At 2:00pm , Steve will be escorted by the Brothers In The Wind for one final ride to his final resting place at Lucy Driver Cemetery in the BigCove Community. Pallbearers will be Bug, Brent, Pat and amongst family and friends. If you plan to attend we ask that you please wear a facemask and practice social distancing. Thank you. Long House Funeral Home Assisted with arrangements
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Thursday
17
December

Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Long House Funeral Home Chapel
407 Wolftown Rd
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
Masks are required
Thursday
17
December

Funeral Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Long House Funeral Home Chapel
407 Wolftown Rd
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
Eulogy and Funeral Service by Brother Lane Smoker and by David Smoker
Thursday
17
December

Burial

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Lucy Driver Cemetery
BigCove Community
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States

Masks are required at all times.

Please practice social distancing.

Thank you for your understanding.

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