Tuttle, Carroll "Poochie"|
Carroll "Poochie" D. Tuttle, 83, Green Bay, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014. He was born on October 14, 1930 to the late Raymond and Hazel (Bushey) Tuttle. Carroll was a proud West High Wildcat graduate of 1948. He married his high school sweetheart, Phyllis Sheriff, on June 25, 1951.
Carroll loved his job as a truck driver working for Northern Transportation, Gateway, Maislin and Foreway as an owner/operator. After retirement he was most proud of being the "popcorn man" at his nephew's auto auction every Tuesday.
Survivors include his "Luv", Phyllis; two daughters, Carol "Punkie" (Jim) Zelzer and Debbie (Mike) Dickey; three grandchildren, Courtnay (Tom) Rettler, Nathan (Heather) Zelzer, Mitchell (Beth) Dickey; seven great grandchildren, Hannah Rettler, Spencer Rettler, Sarah Rettler, Jake Zelzer, Colin Zelzer, William Dickey and Ella Dickey; sister, Sally Wright; brother-in-law, Jerry Sheriff, as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Carroll was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Donald (Mabel) Tuttle; in-laws, Richard and Hannah Sheriff; brothers-in-law, Melvin Wright, Irving (Ann) Sheriff, Robert (Barbara) Sheriff; sisters-in-law, Ruth Hansen, Mary (Dick) Brock; nephews, Tom Hansen, James Sheriff and David Sheriff.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue, from 3:00 pm until the time of service at 5:00 pm with Rev. Ken Schlueter officiating. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Carroll's name. Online condolences may be expressed at www.Lyndahl.com.
Poochie adored his "Luv", girls, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and he will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Feb. 7 to Feb. 9, 2014