Margaret R. Tuttle, 94, of Kearney, MO, passed away June 30, 2022 with family by her side.
Margaret was born February 20, 1928 in Braymer, MO, to parents Frank and Velta Jenks as the second of four children. In September 1948 she married Harold G. Tuttle and they soon welcomed a son, Junior, in 1951. The family settled in Kearney, MO, where she resided in the same home until her death. Margaret and Harold were active members of the community and participated in many bowling tournaments and leagues together. She dedicated 24 years of service at the Hallmark distribution center in Liberty, MO, where she was affectionately known as Mert. She retired in 1992 after the loss of her husband in 1991. Her beloved dog Maggie was her close companion for many years following. Maggie will join Margaret upon the internment of their ashes at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Kearney, MO.
Margaret was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Harold Tuttle, Sr.; son, Harold Tuttle, Jr.; sisters, Marjorie Griggs and Delores Webber; and brother, Edward Jenks.
She is survived by longtime friend, Jeannie Johnson; grandchildren; and several beloved nieces/nephews and great nieces/nephews.
Per her requests, there will be no visitation or funeral services.
Arrangements in care of Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney.