John Wendell Tuttle, 72, of Virginia Beach, passed away Friday, June 17, 2022 at his home.
Born August 13, 1949 in New Hampshire, he was the son of the late Carl and Mildred Larken Tuttle. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Liebfried.
John was a 1968 graduate of Exeter High School and a 1974 graduate of Plymouth State College having received a Bachelor of Science Degree. His career was with Tutor Perini Construction with over 30 years of service.
Family was important to John. He was a dedicated and loving husband, father and grandfather. He also loved his Boston sports teams as well as reading and watching the History Channel.
Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Susan Tuttle; children, Matthew Tuttle (Shawn) of Gorham, ME, Michael Tuttle (Amanda) of Gorham, ME, Ryan Tuttle (Derek) of Rochester, NH; grandchildren, Eli Tuttle, Taylor Calloway (Mason), Emmie and Ayden Tuttle and Isabella Maltais. He is also survived by his sister, Carlene Mills (Kenneth) of Rochester, NH.
A celebration of John’s life will be held at a future date in New Hampshire. You may visit his Tribute page a AltmeyerFH.com to share memories and offer condolences to the family. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to St. Judes’ Children’s Research Hospital in John’s memory.
Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1801 Baltic Avenue, Virginia Beach is honored to serve the Tuttle family.