Talmadge William Albert Talmadge, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the age of 72. He was a native of Governor's Island, NY and resident of Baton Rouge, LA. William courageously served his country in the United States Air Force. He was employed by Borden Chemical for 30 years. He then served as the Transportation Director for the East Baton Rouge Parish School System retiring after ten years. Bill was an avid outdoorsman and loved his farm in Ohio. He was a loving husband, a strong provider, and a man who loved his children and family. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 46 years, Kathleen; daughters, Margaret Haley Brown and husband, Todd, Nicole Haley Talmadge-Kellett and husband, Jay; sisters, Marylyn Talmadge Carey and Edie Irwin and husband, Greg; brother, Clinton Talmadge and wife, Diane; and grandsons, Caden and Will Brown. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 15615 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70817 on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. officiated by Rev. Phil Spano. Visiting will follow at RESTHAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 11817 Jefferson Hwy., Baton Rouge, 70816 on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 1-3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the
, www.donate.heart.org. Please visit www.resthavenbatonrouge.com to sign the online guestbook.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Mar. 21, 2014
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