Passed away on January 11, 2013, at age 71, after a long illness; beloved husband of the late Kay Talbot; and loving father of the late Frederick Talbot, III. He is survived by his devoted daughter Valarie Kay Talbot and her husband, Eric Sami; sisters, Charlotte Kennedy and Nora Talbot; sisters in law, Jackie Kushner and Fredda Kushner; and many nieces and nephews. Fred was a lifelong resident of McLean and Falls Church, VA.
He was a former American League Baseball pitcher from 1963-1970 with the Chicago White Sox, New York Yankees, Oakland Athletics and Seattle Pilots. He retired in 1970.
Funeral services and Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be sent to the , 124 Park Street SE, Vienna, VA 22180.

Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 16, 2013