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Alan Joseph Talbot

January 25, 1950 — May 11, 2022


Alan Joseph ‘Joe’ Talbot, 72, of Crooksville, Ohio died at 6:10 PM, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at Sterling Suites in Zanesville following an extended illness.

He was born January 25, 1950 in Zanesville the son of the late Robert M. and Georgianna Mae (nee: Lentz) Talbot.

Joe retired from the Cesco Plant of Ferro Corporation in Crooksville where had been a supervisor.  He was a member of First Hope United Methodist Church in Crooksville. Joe loved music and , in his younger days, had been a member of a local band called ‘Next of Kin’.  He enjoyed watching old western movies and television shows like ‘Gunsmoke’.  He loved his family and the joy of his life were his grandkids, he always brought them candy or something when he came to visit them.

Left behind to mourn his passing are his children and their spouses, Angela and Luke Gussler, Lyndsey and Andy Wood, Ben and Angela Talbot and Luke and Jessica Talbot; his former wife and mother of his children, Susan Talbot; his beloved grandchildren, Nate (Devon) Gussler, Jake Gussler, Carson Gussler, Jaret Talbot, Jacelyn Talbot, Cooper Talbot, Brinley Talbot, Knox Talbot, Kaedon Wood, Reese Wood and Miles Talbot; his brother and sister-in-law, William R. and Carol Talbot; his brother-in-law, Bill Sowers and his closest friend, Pat Hannum.

In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his son, Tony Talbot and his sister, Sara K. ‘Sally’ Sowers.

Family and friends will be received 4-8 PM, Monday, May 16, 2022 at Goebel Funeral Home, 36 N. Buckeye St., Crooksville.  Following the visitation, Joe will be cremated.

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Monday, May 16, 2022

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Goebel Funeral Home & Cremation Services

36 North Buckeye Street, Crooksville, OH 43731

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