God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea.
Teresa Maria Govan was born June 26, 1960 in Germany to Obie D. and Gloria M. Robinson. She was called to be with the Lord on December 3, 2020 at the age of 60 in San Antonio, Texas. Teresa was loving mother, wife, daughter, grandmother, and friend who will be missed greatly by her family and friends.
Teresa received her education in San Antonio at St. Patrick's Catholic School, Riley Junior School and graduated from Sam Houston High School in 1979. She later attended San Antonio Community College. She dated and eventually married her husband, Kenneth Govan Jr. in 1998. A year later, they welcomed their daughter, Chantel Marie Govan.
She began her early career working at Fort Sam Houston as a bagger and cashier at the Commissary. Years later, she began her profession in the banking industry at World Savings, later changed to Wells Fargo. She changed routes and was employed through Heart Media as an Accounts Receivable Specialist, receiving multiple awards for her outstanding teamwork.
Teresa leaves behind her precious memories to be shared through her loving husband Kenneth Govan Jr., mother Gloria M. Robinson, daughter Chantel Marie Govan, stepson Marquez Govan, step-daughter Tacoya Govan, aunties Barbara T. Byrd (Baltimore, MD), Shirley Merriweather, sister-in-law Donna Jefferson, brother-in-law Ruben Govan, two granddaughters, Seraia and KiMani, and other relatives and many dear close friends. She was preceded in death by her father LTC Obie D. Robinson and brother Obie D. Robinson Jr. (Michael), and father & mother-in-law, Kenneth Govan Sr. and Mattie R. Govan.
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