Wilma Tutterrow

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Wilma Tutterrow, age 100, of Sullivan, MO, passed from this life Friday, August 31, 2018 at the Meramec Nursing Center in Sullivan.

Wilma Lucille was born on September 20, 1917 in Elmont, MO, the daughter of Ernest and Elva (Webb) Boster. On June 12, 1937 she married the love of her life, George Albert Tutterrow. To this union, three daughters were born: Naomi Lucille, Georgia Lea, and Connie Ruth. 

Wilma was a charter member of Faith Assembly of God in Sullivan. She accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her Savior at an early age. She served her Lord faithfully throughout her life in teaching Sunday School and VBS, Women’s Ministry and Director of Funeral Dinners. Wilma particularly loved being with and quilting with the quilters of the church. She did not enjoy being an up-front person but was a dedicated and faithful follower of those who were. She was known by her sweet smile.

Her favorite past time was embroidering. Wilma has made several embroidered quilts with her family members being the lucky recipients. She was a devoted wife and mother and will be sadly missed.

Wilma is survived by her daughters: Georgia Garner and her husband, Ronald of Quincy, IL, and Connie Cash and her husband, Bill of Sullivan; seven grandchildren: Sherri Doza of Sullivan, MO, Alan Brueseke and his wife, Tammy of Fenton, MO, Kevin Garner and his wife, Kathi of Rolla, MO, Kimberly Broyles and her husband, Chad of Streator, IL, Keith Garner and his wife, Delsey of Quincy, IL, Cathy Skyles and her husband, DeWayne of Rolla, MO, and John Cash and his wife, Shannon of Casper, WY; eighteen great grandchildren: Kyla (Jimmy) Kirtley, Ryan Webb, Kaelin Brueseke, Jacob Brueseke, Keegan Garner, Kalise Garner, Klayton Garner, Kianna Garner, Kenda Sroka, Conner Broyles, Claire Broyles, Keith Garner, Samantha Skyles, Charles Skyles, Rebecca Skyles, Caleb Cash, Abigail Cash, Micah Cash, and Step Great Grandchildren: Brandon (Amy) Skyles and Brittany (Randy) Frazee; two great-great grandchildren: Madison and Kensley, and step great-great grandchildren: Ethan, Gracie, Mackenzie, and Ryleigh; and numerous other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George; daughter, Naomi and husband Ray Brueseke; her parents; four sisters: Ferne Richardson, Alene Tutterrow, Leona Tourville, and Elda Hall; a grandson, Matthew Cash; and a grandson-in-law, Kenny Doza.

Funeral Services were conducted at 1 p.m., Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Faith Assembly of God in Sullivan with Pastors Ron Pettet and Ron Garner as the officiants.  Interment followed in I.O.O.F Memorial Cemetery in Sullivan.

Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Faith Assembly of God in Sullivan.

Memorial contributions can be made to Faith Assembly of God or Missionary Keith Garner, Asia Pacific Media

Friends may send online condolences to Wilma’s family at www.eatonfuneralhome.com.

All arrangements were under the care of Eaton Funeral Home of Sullivan and Bourbon, MO. 

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