AMerican Veteran 10

Dennis Edward Tallant

February 28, 1936 ~ March 13, 2022 (age 86)


Dennis Edward Tallant age 86, of Boulder City, NV passed away on March 13, 2022.  He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on February 28, 1936 to Ralph and Loretta Tallant.  He married Sandra Farmer on June 3, 1961.  They raised their family in Waukesha, WI and moved to Boulder City after retiring in 1993.  Sandra preceded him in death in 2014.  He served his country in the United States Army for 33 years and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel.


Dennis was an avid hunter and enjoyed going elk and pheasant hunting.  He also enjoyed fishing and took many trips to Alaska.  While in Nevada he enjoyed going hiking in the desert.  He was a member of the Boulder City Gun Club and enjoyed sport shooting.  He had a big heart towards his pets.


He is survived by his three children Stephen (Karla) Tallant, Debra Tallant, Michael (Tami) Tallant; a brother David (Jane) Tallant seven grandchildren Nicole, Sara (Marlon), Joshua (Rachel), Dallas, Ashleigh, Kaycee, Mason; three great grandchildren Lilyanah, Samari and Masai.  He is also survived by his dog Barney.


Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 20, 2022 from 2pm to 4pm at Boulder City Family Mortuary.  Funeral Services and burial will be held on April 18, 2022 at 10:40  the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Boulder City Animal Shelter 810 Yucca St Boulder City, NV in memory on Dennis Tallant.  Family and friends can sign an online memorial guestbook at

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March 20, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Boulder City Family Mortuary
833 Nevada Highway Suite 1
Boulder City, NV 89005

Funeral Service
April 18, 2022

10:40 AM
Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive

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