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DR. ANDREW TUTTLE


1933 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
DR. ANDREW TUTTLE Dr. Andrew Charles Tuttle departed Aug. 5, 2017, at the age of 83. He was born Sept. 22, 1933, in Ogden, Utah. Andy was veteran of the U.S. Army who served in the Korean War while he was stationed in Japan. He was a resident of Las Vegas for 49 years. Andy worked as a Political Science professor at the College of Liberal Arts at UNLV from 1968 until his retirement in 2000, when he was granted emeritus status. He became the department chair in 1969 and went on to serve for many years in that capacity. He also served on several college committees. He was a specialist in national security policy and coauthor of, "American Government: Issues and Challenges." He was an advisor to Senator Harry Reid of Nevada. He was preceded in death by his parents, John W. and Kathleen M. Tuttle; brother, John; and sisters, Madeline and Kathleen. He is survived by his wife, of 56 years, Helen; sons, Mark and Matthew; granddaughter, Amber; sister, Margaret; and brother, Tim. You may submit memories of Andy to: andytuttlefamily@gmail.com Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, at Palm Mortuary, 1600 S. Jones Blvd. Service will be at 10:40 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14, at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive, Boulder City. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to UNLV, College of Liberal Arts, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Box 455001, Las Vegas, NV 89154. Make checks payable to "UNLV Foundation" note "Andy Tuttle, Political Science Scholarship" in your donation. Make a gift web donations via: www.unlv.edu/liberalarts/support Designation: Political Science, Comments: Andrew Tuttle
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