Benjamin Talmanson, 102 – formerly of Stoneham. Entered into rest on June 12, 2016.
Beloved husband of Marion (Lishner) Talmanson, with whom he shared 78 years of marriage. Dear father of Elaine Kuperstein of Lynnfield, Judith Lasoff Belinsky and her husband Leon of Topsfield, Stephen Talmanson and his wife Paula of Bedford, N.H., and father-in-law of the late Dr David Kuperstein and Steven Lasoff. Loving brother of the late Bea Ganak, Ina Martel and Anne Lerner. Cherished grandfather of six, great-grandfather of six and great-great-grandfather of two.
Funeral services will be held at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon, on Wednesday, June 15, 11:45 AM. Memorial observance will be announced at the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970. (Stanetsky-Hymanson)