Cody Van Tuyl-Butler, age 30, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away unexpectantly Saturday morning, July 16, 2016 at her home. Cody was born November 29, 1985 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Randall and Juli VanTuyl. She was a student at KVCC and enjoyed spending time with her family and many friends. She was preceded in death by a son Ayden VanTuyl. On September 7, 2012 she was united in marriage to Ernest Butler, who survives. Also surviving are children, Andrew VanTuyl, Audrey VanTuyl, Ernest M. Butler, Zoey Butler, Mary Butler, Jessica Butler, Ceirra Paauwee; her mother, Juli (Paul) Hartfield; father, Randy VanTuyl; parents in law, Robert (Linda) Butler; grandmother, Colleen Grannan; Amy Hartfield, Daniel Hartfield, Katelynn VanTuyl, Meagan VanTuyl, Wendy and Evan Butler; best friend, Nicole Pasco; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and close friends. A memorial gathering will be held from 2-4pm Sunday July 24 at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th Street. Private interment will be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family.