TALAMANTE, RICHARD M. Richard Talamante died April 17, 2003 in San Marcos, Califoria. He was born June 30, 1904 in El Cajon, California. He played professional baseball from 1926 to 1942, served honorably in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and was an avid golfer. He lived in Las Vegas from 1962 until his return to San Diego County in 2000. He was a faithful husband, loving, caring father, and a true gentleman to all who knew him. Mr. Talamante is survived by his son, daughter, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Published in the San Diego Union-Tribune on 5/1/2003. (volunteer submission)