Joan Winifred Talbot (née Burke )

Passed away peacefully at Nazareth House Ballarat, surrounded by her family on Friday 30th Oct 2020, aged 91.

Dearly loved wife of Arthur (dec)

Loving mother of Stephen and Kay, Paul and Chris, Louise and Rod

Devoted Nana of 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

Many thanks to the wonderful staff at Nazareth House for their loving care, particularly in Mum’s final days.

A beautiful lady so caring and generous, now at peace and reunited with her Archie.



Wonderful loving mother to Stephen and Kay

Much loved Nana to Bec, Simon, Sara and Dave.

Devoted Old Nana to Archie and Elodie, Estelle and Freya.

Such a caring, loving person with a deep faith who dedicated her life firstly to her family, and then to the wider community, helping those less fortunate than herself.

Rest in peace; all the hard work is done.




Dearly loved Mum of Paul and Chris

Cherished Nana of Adam, Linda, Damian, Ned and Peta.

Our memories of you we will treasure. You are loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure.

Rest now in peace.



Loving mum to Lou and Rod

Much loved Nana to Allira, Paddy and Mikali,

We will never forget your endless love and devotion to us!

You have left a legacy of kindness and inspiration for all!


Joan’s funeral service may be viewed via live stream on Friday the 6th of November, 2020 at 11.00 a.m. Click on the link below 


Funeral Notice

  1. Dear members of the immediate and wider Talbot Family.

    Our thoughts and virtual hugs are with you today as Joan completes her journey, an amazing lady who would be so proud of the way in which you’ve fare-welled her, a beautiful and touching service!.

    Love Steve & Caz

    Steve & Caz November 6, 2020
  2. Fond memories of Joan our TOTE organiser

    Helen Linane November 6, 2020

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