Jeffrey Douglas Tuttle died on Friday June 11, 2021, at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo after being stricken suddenly at work.
Jeff was born on August 8, 1971 in Toledo Ohio to Michael and Wendy (Baum) Tuttle. Jeff graduated from Whitmer High School in 1989 and attended Owens Community College. In 2004 he met the love of his life and his best friend Stephanie Jacoby. They were married on January 18, 2015, at the Presidential Suite at Firekeepers Casino in Battle Creek.
Jeff had been currently employed at Rieth Riley Construction where he has been employed for many years. He has been a proud member of the Operators Engineers Union Local 324. He also proudly supported the Ohio State Buckeyes and loved showing his buckeye pride to everyone. Jeff enjoyed fishing, boating, cooking, golfing, and gambling. He loved traveling with his wife Stephanie, to visit casinos. Jeff enjoyed all types of music, and he loved getting together with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife Stephanie, steps sons, Levi Finney and Lucas Finney; grand children Jaxson Finney and Deegan Finney; father and step-mother Michael and Becky Tuttle; his mother Wendy Walters; his brother Craig (Sue) Tuttle; brother-in-law David (Tina) Jacoby; nieces and nephews, David, Ashley, Jessica, and Cameron; stepbrother John (Heather) Helton; and stepsister Angie King. He was preceded in death by his step-mother Cynthia Tuttle ("Mom").
Visitation will take place from 5-8pm on Wednesday June 16, 2021, at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services 723 US Hwy 27 N Marshall MI 49068. Funeral services celebrating his life will take place at 11am on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services, 723 US Hwy 27 N, Marshall, MI 49068. Interment will follow at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions are requested to the donor's choice. Memorials may be mailed to the Kempf Funeral Home PO Box 519 Marshall MI 49068 for delivery to the charity. Leave a personal message for the family and sign the online guestbook at https://www.kempffuneralhome.com