BEDFORD - Conrad E. "Babe" Talbot, 79, died Jan. 28, 2013, at his home with his family by his side following a brief illness.
He was born in Manchester on July 22, 1933, the son of Joseph and Lydia (Remillard) Talbot and had been a longtime resident of the community. He was a very talented baseball player excelling in both the CYO for Sacred Heart Church and American Legion Jutras Post. He was nicknamed "Babe" for both his pitching prowess and his great hitting abilities.
He served his country in the U.S. Navy
. He was a long time parishioner of Sacred Heart Church and most recently St. Elizabeth Seton Church in Bedford.
He had worked as a police officer
for two years then as a driver for Trailways of New England and later for Concord Trailways. He was then employed by Penske and N.H. Neurospine as a courier.
Family members include his wife of 59 years, Glenda (Marshall) Talbot of Bedford; two sons, Joseph Talbot and his wife, Tammy of Bedford, Stephen Talbot of Florida; three daughters, Constance Roberge and her husband Ronald, of Bedford, Catherine Brewster and her husband Keith, of Goffstown, Anne Talbot-Kleeman and her husband Dr. Thomas Kleeman, of New Boston; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Armand Talbot and his wife Theresa, of Goffstown; three sisters; Loretta Bouffard and her husband Rheal, of Hooksett, Rosamond Delisle of Manchester, Rita Bagg of Bedford; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
services: A memorial Mass of Christian burial will take place on Friday at 10 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Meetinghouse Road, Bedford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
, 2 Commerce Drive, Suite 110, Bedford, 03110, or to the VNA of Manchester and Southern NH, 33 South Commercial St., Suite 401, Manchester, 03101-3502.
For more information and online guestbook, visit www.bouffordfuneralhome.com