Gerald "Tut" Tuttle, age 94, of Devis's Lake, died Oct. 18, 2010.
He was born Aug. 25, 1916, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Raymond and Ona Tuttle.
On April 25, 1946, he married Blanche Garwood and she preceded him in death in 1988.
"Tut" attended Morenci High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps.
"Tut" retired from Buckeye Products in 1978. He built, owned and operated "Tut's Place", a snack bar at Devils Lake. He enjoyed fishing, rafting, the outdoors, and traveling to the U.P.
"Tut" is survived by four children, Christine Tuttle of Adrian, Mike (Sherry) Tuttle of Onsted, Sandra (Chad) Butler of Jackson, and Dr. Calvin Tuttle of Tecumseh; 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife Blanche, he was preceded in death by his brother, Jack and one grandson, Michael J. Tuttle, Jr.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010 at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Adrian, with Pastor Fritz Kruse officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, Morenci, with military honors performed by the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard, Wright-Patterson AFB, Dayton, OH.
Visitation will also be on Thursday from 11 a.m. until time of funeral services at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Adrian.
Condolences may be offered online at: www.pursefuneralhome.com.