Russell Theodore “Teddy” Krutz, Jr. went to heaven on September 10, 2021 at his home in Miramar Beach, Florida. He passed peacefully with his wife and close friends by his side.
Teddy was born on December 20, 1943 in Little Rock Arkansas to Jane Gray Krutz and Russell “Ted” Krutz. Teddy was raised in the Nazarene church. He graduated from Hall High and the University of Arkansas. Teddy served in the U.S. Army from 1967 until 1969.
Teddy worked as an investment banker, financial advisor, mortgage banker and realtor. He and his wife moved to Destin, Florida in 1993 and enjoyed a wonderful life and made many great friends.
Teddy is survived by his wife of 31 years, Debbie Krutz, sons: Kyle (Simone) and Jon (Jean), grandchildren: Eric, Ashley, Taylor, and Spencer, great grandson: Lawson, and Godsons: Presley and Peyton.
Teddy is preceded in death by his parents, and sisters Janie and Vickie.
We would like to thank Emerald Coast Hospice as well as all of our close friends who helped so much during his illness.
We always said this baseball card should be his obituary. He won a contest and the prizes were announcing a baseball game with Harry Carey and getting his own baseball cards made.