William Robert Talbot

william talbot

January 23, 1937 ~ July 18, 2018

Talbot, William, R., “Bob”, age 81, of Englewood Cliffs, NJ, on Wednesday July 18, 2018. Born in the Bronx he was a proud veteran of the Marine Corps. Before retiring he worked as a General Manager in the printing industry. Dedicated to his town he served as a Boro Clerk, Councilman and as a Englewood Cliffs Volunteer Fireman (former Chief). Beloved husband of Emily (nee: Lambiase). Devoted father of John Talbot and his wife Dawn, Catherine and Trish Talbot. Cherished grandfather of Philip. Dear brother of Betty Grimaldi and her husband Tony. The family will receive their friends on Friday July 20th 3:00 – 7:00 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. All are asked to assemble Saturday 10:15 am for graveside services in Madonna Cemetery at 10:30 am.


Graveside Service: July 21, 2018 10:30 am

Madonna Cemetery
2070 Hoefley's Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation at Funeral Home: July 20, 2018 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Final Resting Place:

Madonna Cemetery
2070 Hoefley's Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Love you too the moon and back pal. Thanks for always being there for me no matter what I got myself into. Ill take care of mom, just rest and enjoy your eternity with grandma. Always gonna be my poppy. Love you

  2. John, Cathy and Trish, My sincere and heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Your Dad was a great guy. He always had a smile on his face when I saw him. we would always reminisce about the old days. Softball with ECPD, my mom, dad and my brothers. Him being Boro clerk when i got sworn in to the PD. He will be missed. May he rest in peace in God’s hands. May God bless you and your families.

  3. I cannot remember my childhood fondly without you in it. You were an amazing, supportive father who loved not only your children, but all of their friends. You always gave great advise to us and put up with a lot of shinnanigans too. I am so lucky and blessed to have had you in my life. You’re with Emily now and that gives me peace. Give her a big hug for me. You are finally at peace ❤️

  4. Trish, Cathy, John, Dawn and Philip. I would like to extend my deepest sympathy.
    I have known Bob for close to 50 years and considered him an extremely special friend. He was a true leader and mentor to many. Let me just say besides his many accomplishments he was a very righteous man. He has impacted many people's lives and will be missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.

  5. God Bless you and May his perpetual light shine upon you and may you Rest In Peace
    Amen !
    I think of you and the great times we had with you Emily, my Brothers, Mom and Dad growing up in EC ..wonderful memories !

  6. Did you ever know that you're my hero, I think you did. I can only hope to spend the rest of my life being as kind, selfless and generous as you have been. I will do my best to be as strong and courageous as you were. Thank you for being my dad. I love you, I miss you. You will truly be forever in my heart. Rest in peace Dad.

  7. My wife Grace and I worked with Bob in the years 2000-2007 at Seven/AGT/HudsonYards, second shift. Bob was a great guy, I always enjoyed working with him. RIP Bob.

  8. Bob Talbot was an amazing human being.

    An honest, shoot from the hip sort of guy who had an amazing heart and would move the world for his family and his friends.

    I had the pleasure of working with him over a number of years and learned a lot (both personally and professionally) from him.

    He will be missed.

  9. God only takes the very best. Rest in peace Bob. You were always loved. We will miss you. You and Em together again. Does my heart good. Love you.

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