Anthony Joseph Prutzman, 27, of Flagstaff died Tuesday, July 16 of a medical condition. He was born in Hackettstown, New Jersey. Anthony is also know as “Butters”, a nickname from childhood.
Anthony is survived by his mother Terri-Ann Russell and stepfather Timothy Russell of Cottonwood, AZ; two brothers: Erich Prutzman of Chandler, AZ and Tyler Prutzman of Gilbert, AZ; two sisters: Sophia Stroesenreuther, 9, of Cottonwood, AZ and Nicole Russell, 14, of Gilbert, AZ; grandparents Barbara & Joseph Wolensky of Chandler, AZ; an uncle, Joseph Wolensky Jr. ; and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
Anthony has lived in Flagstaff for 9 years, graduating from NAU in 2015 with a bachelors degree in communications and Journalism.
Anthony worked at Hickory’s BBQ in Flagstaff. Known as “Butters” , he was well known and loved by his community. He enjoyed being with friends and spending time with family and adventures in nature.
His gofundme link is for donations toward his funeral: https://www.gofundme.com/4hqxb-anthony039s-funeral-expenses. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.norvelowensmortuary.com.