Sandra J. Tallant

May 1, 1937 – Jan. 15, 2014

Sandra Jean Tallant, age 76, of Boulder City, Nev., passed away on Jan. 15, 2014. Born in Milwaukee on May 1, 1937, to Neal and Marion Hope Farmer, Sandra married Dennis Tallant on June 3, 1961. Sandra and Dennis raised a family together in the Milwaukee and Waukesha areas of Wisconsin before retiring to Boulder City in 1993.

Sandra was a 4-H leader and loved teaching youth leadership skills. In addition, she enjoyed snow skiing, fishing, crocheting, and tracking her family’s genealogy. She will be remembered by her family as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Sandra is survived by her husband, Dennis Tallant, of Boulder City; three children: Stephen (Karla) Tallant of Ogden, Utah, Debra Tallant of Henderson, Nev., and Michael (Tami) Tallant of Harrisville, Utah; seven grandchildren: Nicole (Dallas), Sara, Joshua, Dallas, Ashleigh, Kaycee, Mason; one great-granddaughter, Lilyanah; and her beloved dogs Bonnie and Barney.

Visitation will be held on Monday, Jan. 20, at Boulder City Family Mortuary from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Jan. 21 at noon at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City.

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