Job M. Talamantes, 65

Published 11:00 am Saturday, July 23, 2011

Pastor Job Moreno Talamantes, Austin, died Thursday July 21, 2011, at the Austin Medical Center. He was 65 years old.

Job was born Jan. 2, 1946, in Plainview, Texas to Eucebio and Hilaria (Moreno) Talamantes. Job has lived in Plainview, Albert Lea, and Austin since 1996.

He married Guadalupe Gallardo. Job was a Pastor of the United Pentecostal Church and has service congregations in Austin, Worthington, Albert Lea, and other churches.

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Job is survived by his wife: Guadalupe Talamantes, Austin, MN; three sons: Job Talamantes Jr., Austin, Willie (Toni) Talamantes, Albert Lea, and David (Amie) Talamantes, Austin; brothers: Marcelino (Roxy) Talamantes, Alden, Joe (Phyllis) Talamantes, Albert Lea, Able Talamantes (Leann), Rochester, Nat Talamantes, Odessa, Texas, Eliazar (Mary) Talamantes, Owatonna, Ray (Alma) Talamantes, Albert Lea, David (Connie) Talamantes, Albert Lea and Vince Medina; sisters: Martha (Joe) Garza, San Antonio, Texas, Abby (Pete) Pena, Lubbock, Texas and Lidia Reed, San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren: Josh, Cassandra, Willie Jr. Jeremiah, Wes, Trayton, Alexis, Brook, Chloe, Logan , Chase, Alesha, Vanessa, Justina, Madaline, Maci, and Andrea (Mosca); several great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Job is preceded in death by his parents: Eucebio and Hilaria Talamantes; sister-in-law: Mary Ellen Talamantes; nephews: Dakota and Anthony.

The funeral service for Pastor Talamanteswill be 10 a.m. Monday at United Methodist Church, Albert Lea, Minn. Interment will be in Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bonnerup Funeral Service, Albert Lea and one hour before service at the church.