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Teddy Ann Outka

Teddy Ann Outka
Teddy Ann Outka
- July 3, 2018

Teddy Ann Outka, 61, Sturgis, was called  home to be with her soulmate and loving husband on July 2, 2018.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Lifespring Wesleyan Church in Sturgis. Private family inurnment will be at a later date.

Teddy Ann was born December 31, 1956 to Bob and Reva (Shoop) Finn. Teddy Ann grew up and went to school in Sturgis and Lead-Deadwood area before she met and married Ronnie Varns on October 14, 1972. Together, they had three wonderful children; Sheila, Jesse and Shannon.

Teddy Ann was a hard working, loving mama that would do anything for her children and for the children who like to call her their “second mom”.

Teddy Ann married Thomas Outka on November 28, 1986, with this marriage they cared for and loved five children and had 13 grandchildren.

Teddy Ann was a collector of roosters. She loved crafts and enjoyed the outdoors with camping, fishing and going on motorcycle rides and spending time with her family and friends. You could never find a great sister bond than you could between Teddy Ann, Carrie and Delores.

Everyone that knew Teddy Ann knew how strong willed and stubborn she was. With the look on her face, you would always know what she was thinking without her even saying a word.

Teddy Ann will always be remembered as the most courageous, brave and strongest woman around and gave everything she had to fight to be around for as long as she could, for her family.

Teddy Ann Outka did not lose to cancer or her health issues, instead she gained a new adventure and now shares it with her Tommy.

Teddy Ann’s last place of employment was with the Sturgis Regional Hospital where she did housekeeping for 14 years.

Teddy Ann is survived by her two daughters; Sheila (Travis) Huck, Sturgis, Shannon (Chase Arneson) Royer, Elm Springs; son Jesse (Layla) Varns, Rapid City; two step daughters, Lisa (Reid) Outka-Perkins and April Keller; grandchildren, Tevin and Reese Huck, Dylan, Coby and Sami Varns, Brody and Logan Royer and Cassius Arneson; two sisters, Delores (Walt) Terry and Carrie (Robert) Steeves; two nephews, Randy (Kris) Schwartz, Clark (Tanya) Steeves and niece Misty (Justin) Papenfuss.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Tom; granddaughter, MacKenna Varns; two nephews, Rodney Schwartz and Jimmy Steeves.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.kinkadefunerals.com


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Sturgis, SD 57785