WINCHENDON - Kenneth A. Tuttle, 95, formerly of 106 Ipswich Drive, died peacefully Wednesday morning, January 10, 2018 in Gardner Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
He was born in Winchendon on July 30, 1922, son of the late Sidney and Irene G. (Smith) Tuttle and was a 1942 graduate of Murdock High School.
Ken entered the service after graduation and proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army during World War Two. Ken retired from L.S. Starrett Tool Co. in Athol, where he worked as an inspector. He had formerly worked at Aubuchons, Pratt and Whitney and Morlock Auto Sales.
Ken was a former member and past master of Artisan Lodge of Masons. He enjoyed golf and square dancing.
Ken was predeceased by two wives. His first wife, Fern (Morlock) Tuttle, died in 1991 and his second wife, Lorraine A. (Pelletier) Tuttle, died in 2011. He leaves two children, David D. Tuttle and his wife Evelyn of East Swanzey, NH and Elaine M. Greenwood and her husband Scott of Sarasota, FL; a stepdaughter Cheryl M. Shaw of Lunenburg; grandchildren, Jessica Greenwood and her husband Kevin Clarke, Jocelyn Reilly and her husband Raymond, Benjamin Greenwood and his wife Ana, Laura Tuttle, Carol Brown and her husband Robert, Ashley Shaw and her partner Charles Greene and Nya Shaw; great grandchildren, Emilia Clarke, Elisa Clarke, Jack Reilly, Ryan Byrnes, Katie Reilly, Silas Greenwood and Samuel Greenwood, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Cynthia Clark and Esther Hines.
Funeral services will be held Monday, January 15, 2018 at 4 P.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon.
A calling hour will precede the funeral Monday from 3 P.M. to 4 P.M..
Burial will be in the spring in Riverside Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Winchendon Fire Department, 405 Central Street, Winchendon.