Willard Scott Talkington

June 27, 1965 ~ December 28, 2020 (age 55)

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Willard Scott Talkington, 55, of Amsterdam, OH, passed away December 28, 2020 at Weirton Medical Center surrounded by family.  

He was born June 27, 1965 in Steubenville, OH, a son of Willard E. and Patricia (Paulette) Talkington.  

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Paul and Ida Talkington; maternal grandparents, Anthony and Marcella Paulette; and a grandson, Jackson.  

Scott served his country in the United States Army.  

He worked for Ball Corporation for over 20 years and currently worked for TIMET. 

Scott had a passion for his fish aquariums and enjoyed the wild life at his home.  

In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife, Veronica (Striker) Talkington; children, James “Jimmy” Talkington, Hayley Talkington, Michael Goski and Daniel Dwyer; brother Jon “JK” (Jennifer) Talkington; grandchildren, Lillian “Lilly” Talkington, Grayson Talkington, Hunter Nelson and Jacob Goski; mother-in-law, Myra Striker and father-in-law, Charles Striker; brother-in-law, Doug (Christine) Striker; nieces, Pearl Talkington and Kayla Striker; and fur baby, Jasper. 

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial at Richmond Union cemetery 

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