Leona Julia (Schmidt) Tuttle of Gove, KS passed away June 10, 2012 at the Gove County Medical Center in Quinter, KS at the age of 76. Leona was preceded in death by her parents John and Myrtle (Bartrop) Schmidt: and husband John â€œJimâ€ Tuttle. She is survived children, Gwen Kramer, Dolores â€œLorseyâ€ Thompson, Rose Packard, Sandra Lonas, Rita Shogren, Jon Tuttle, Von Tuttle, Lana Durkee, Leon Tuttle. She is also survived by three sisters; 23 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services for Leona were Thursday, June 14, 2012 in the Gove Community Bible Church at Gove, KS. Interment is in the Gove Cemetery. Services were held by Schmitt Funeral Home, 901 S Main, Quinter, KS 67752.
Published in Bedford Bulletin from June 20 to June 21, 2012