Douglas G. Tuttle

Douglas G. Tuttle September 25, 1954 – December 7, 2012 Douglas G. Tuttle was born September 25, 1954, in Colorado Springs, CO to Harvey and Mildred (Marksberry) Tuttle. He passed away December 7, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, CO from complications of pneumonia. Doug was raised in Cedaredge, CO and graduated college from Adams State in Alamosa, CO. He started his career with Adolf Coors Co. in Golden, CO, and then became the plant manager at Russell Stover Candies in Montrose for many years. But he loved his job as the Director of Manufacturing at Enstrom Candies in Grand Junction where he worked at the time of his death. Doug loved to work in his woodworking shop and be outdoors fishing, hiking, or biking. Doug will be greatly missed by many friends and family. Doug is survived by his wife, Ginger Tuttle of Grand Junction; son, Shane Tuttle, US Navy, stationed in Afghanistan; daughter, Seyward Robbins of Virginia Beach, VA; son, Tanner Tuttle of Nashville, TN; daughter, Haley Tuttle of Tucson, AZ; brother, Marty (Terri) of Denver, CO; brother, Bill (Janet) of Grand Junction, CO, and brother, Scott of Grand Junction, CO. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mildred Tuttle and his father, Harvey Gene Tuttle. Services to be held Wednesday, December 12th at 11:00 a.m. at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary in Grand Junction, CO. Donations to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81506.

Published in The Daily Sentinel on Dec. 11, 2012