Donald R “Don” Talbot

Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, USA
Death 29 Jul 2016 (aged 86)
Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, USA
Burial Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 167667942 · View Source
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Don was born to Leland and Alwilda Talbot, the only one of six children not born on the family farm south of Brighton. He graduated from Brighton High School in 1948 and married M. Jane Morris on April 11, 1958 in Denver. Don was a lifetime resident of Brighton and member of St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church. He worked as a local truck driver in the Denver Metro area for Navajo Trucking and A.B.F., retiring in the late 1980’s. He served in the Army in Korea. Don loved the outdoors; hunting, fishing, trap shooting and sporting clays. He was a regular participant in the Senior Olympics, where he earned gold medals numerous times. He enjoyed working with his hands and was an extremely talented wood carver. Survivors included children Jeff (Sandy) Talbot of Brighton and Dawn (Dean) Neill of Holly and six grandchildren. Memorial Service held August 12th. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled arrangements.

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  • Created by: Ellis & Lynn
  • Added: 1 Aug 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 167667942
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Donald R “Don” Talbot (11 Feb 1930–29 Jul 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167667942, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Ellis & Lynn (contributor 47403919) .