Ruth Tuttle Obituary

Ruth Audrey Tuttle
Ruth A. Tuttle
Ruth Audrey Tuttle

September 5, 1927 - September 23, 2006
Born in Dallas Center, Iowa
Resided in Dallas Center, IA
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Ruth Audrey (Stoner) Tuttle, 79, passed from this life on Saturday, September 23, 2006 at the Madrid Home in Madrid. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 27, at Iles Funeral Homes - Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center. Burial will follow at Brethren Cemetery east of Dallas Center.

Ruth was born on September 5, 1927 in Dallas Center, Iowa to Samuel Ross and Mildred (Bruner) Stoner. She was formerly employed with Geneser Implement as a bookkeeper for 17 years, until 1985. Ruth married Marvin Tuttle on August 4, 1984 in Granger. She was a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Granger.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her two sons, Steven (Nancy) McMenamin of Story City, IA and Jeffrey (Barb) McMenamin of Madrid; three sisters, Phyllis Gardner of Utah, Marian Finestead and Marty (Dale) Finestead both of Granger; six grandchildren, Nicole (Jason) Darling, Lisa McMenamin, John (Rachel) McMenamin, Andy (Melissa) Wuebker, Jessica (Brett) Smith, and Haley McMenamin; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Ruth was preceded into death by her parents; husband, Marvin Tuttle; two brothers and one sister.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Alzheimer's Association; c/o Heart of Iowa Chapter; 2228 West Lincoln Way; Ames, IA 50014-7185.


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Brandt Dallas Center
1301 Ash Street
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Tuesday, September 26, 2006
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Brandt Dallas Center Funeral Home
1301 Ash Street
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Wednesday, September 27, 2006
2:00 PM
Brethren Cemetery
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Wednesday, September 27, 2006