Ruth Tutt

Obituary of Ruth R. Tutt

Ruth Tutt passed away Friday, January 22, 2021, at the age of 100 at Ruth Hospice Facility.  She was born on September 13, 1920 in Dancy, WI.  Ruth lived her youth in Burlington, WI and attended Burlington High School.  After she was married, they moved to Waukesha and she worked for many years in the office of Waukesha Motor Works.  Ruth loved to dance.  She taught accordion lessons at the Al Writer Music Center in Burlington and played for dances with her father, Bing Richmond & Band.

She was a master seamstress and enjoyed knitting & crocheting.


Ruth is survived by her sons, Ronald (Ginger) Agen and Jay (Toni) Agen; grandchildren, Shelley, Danny, Vicki, Jay Jr. and Adam; great grandchildren, Benjamin, Joseph, Amanda, Madeline, William and Adalyne; and sister, Suzanne. Also, she is survived by many nephews, nieces and two sister in laws survived her.

She was preceded in death by her husband John, her parents, Ellis and Evelyn Richmond; sisters, Jeanette, Violet, and Leola; brothers, Kenneth and Jack. 


Private burial will take place at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.


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