Arlene "Teeta" Stevens, age 77, passed away December 5, 2013. She was born on July 29, 1936 in Las Vegas, New Mexico to Alfred and Gertrude Rogers. Teeta will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother, a fierce friend and a skilled nurse. Teeta built her life around her family, beginning with the family of her childhood near the mountains of Las Vegas, New Mexico, and then making her home in Texas to raise her own family in San Antonio. Throughout her life, she was always happiest surrounded by her children and grandchildren during family gathering and holidays. She always wanted to give her children the skills and abilities to begin their lives as adults, and with all of her children married with happy families of their own, one son a lawyer, her daughter a doctor, and one son a technology professional, she accomplished her life's goals.
She is survived by her children, Tracy Schillerstrom and husband Jason, Sean Stevens and wife Enrica, Scott Stevens and wife Emily; grandchildren, Megan, Kevin, Elise and Austin Schillerstrom and Nicholas Stevens, brother, Billy Rogers; sister-in-law, Sally Miller; numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be conducted at Sunset Northwest Funeral Home on Bandera Road on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation.