JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Claude Wilford Tuttle

Claude Wilford TUTTLE, 66, a widely known dog breeder and trainer, died at 
8:00 o'clock Wednesday night at his home in Ina. For many years Mr. TUTTLE 
had been recognized as one of Southern Illinois' foremost experts on hunting dogs, 
their breeding, their care and their training.

He was a member of the Ina Missionary Baptist Church where funeral services will 
be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. The Rev. James Brenton will officiate and burial will 
follow in Kirk Cemetery at Ina. The body will lie in state at the Ina Funeral Home 
where friends may call after 4:00 p.m. today.

Mr. TUTTLE was born November 22, 1895 in Jefferson County, IL the son of 
Elmer & Ada (SETTLE) TUTTLE. He was a lifetime citizen of Jefferson County.  
He married Dora HERMAN, who survives. Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, 
James TUTTLE of Ina; two daughters, Miss Claudean TUTTLE of Alton and Mrs. Marjorie BOUCHER 
of Edwardsville; one sister, Mrs. Thomas ROTRAMBLE of St. Charles, MO; and 3 grandchildren



Source: Mt. Vernon, IL Register-News
Date:  Friday, November 23, 1962
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta
 

 

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