Died: Tuesday, January 01, 2019
Earle Henry Tuttle, Jr., of Dryden, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 1, 2019.
Earle was born to Earl and Florence Tuttle on October 30, 1926 in New Britain, CT. He married Nancy Koyl-Hart on November 14, 1978. Earle served in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He owned and operated several area businesses, including Lapeer Lanes from the time he opened it in 1972 until it was sold in 1986, Koyl Company Screw Machine, and The Maids of Rochester. Earle like to play golf, bowl, read, and watch football, especially the Detroit Lions. Most of all, he loved spending time with his wife, Nancy, and his family. Earle loved his grandchildren.
He leaves behind his wife of 40 years, Nancy; daughters, Carlene Lockwood of Lansing and Kim (Keith) Klobucar of Dryden; sons, Steve (Michelle) Tuttle of Oxford and Mark (Kim) Hart of Marlette. He also leaves behind sisters-in-law, Pat (Howard) Burger of North Branch, Kathyrn (Ward) Jessop of Jonesboro, Georgia, Amy (Jodi) Plank of Imlay City and Carolyn McRoberts of Spring Lake; brothers-in-law, Howard (Sharon) Koyl of Opapka, Florida and Nelson (Cyndi) Koyl of San Diego, California; and several nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Gladys Vogt.
Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life Dinner will take place for family and close friends at a later date.
Arrangements are by Pollock-Randall Funeral Home. To send condolences, visit pollockrandall.com