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Walter Edward Tuttle

October 25, 1937 November 12, 2018
Walter Edward Tuttle
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Obituary for Walter Edward Tuttle

Walter Edward Tuttle, 81, died Monday, November 12, 2018, in Vinton.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 19, 2018, at Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home, Vinton. Visitation will be held Monday from 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Cox Cemetery, rural Urbana, with military rites by Iowa Military Funeral Honors and the Urbana American Legion Post 264.
Walter was born in a log cabin near Urbana on October 25, 1937, the oldest of nine children, to Eddie and Hazel Burkhart Tuttle. He attended school in Urbana. From 1956 to 1960, Walter served proudly in the United States Navy. Walter worked as a machinist at Universal Engineering and also as a security guard. He was an avid gardener and had a life-long affection for animals.
He is survived by his siblings Richard (Marlene) Tuttle, Urbana, Leila Williams, Aaron (Ramona) Tuttle, Joanne (Marvin) Roster, Ellen (Fred) Lerch and John (Jul) Tuttle, all of Vinton and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Viola Merchant and brother, James, at birth.
A memorial fund has been established.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

19

Nov

9:00 AM 11/19/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:30 AM 11/19/2018 10:30:00 AM
Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home

1212 1st Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349

Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home
1212 1st Avenue Vinton 52349 IA
United States

Service

Monday

19

Nov

10:30 AM 11/19/2018 10:30:00 AM
Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home

1212 1st Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349

Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home
1212 1st Avenue Vinton 52349 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Cox Cemetery Final Resting Place

30th Avenue & 56th Street Trail
Urbana, IA 52345

30th Avenue & 56th Street Trail Urbana 52345 IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

A fund has been established.

1212 1st Avenue
Vinton, Iowa 52349
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