Keith L Tallmadge

May 5th, 1937 to December 27th, 2021

Keith Lewis Tallmadge, 84, of Port Huron, died Monday, December 27, 2021.

He was born May 5, 1937 in Port Huron to the late Charles and Nina Belle Tallmadge. He married Joyce M. Shank on December 22, 1961. She died July 26, 2018.

Keith graduated from Port Huron High School in 1955 and went on to serve in the U.S. Army. He was employed with Prestolite and retired after 38 years. He was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church, lifetime member of American Legion Post #8 and former member of the Port Huron Knights Motor Club and the Blue Water Wanderers. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed camping, and loved his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandson.

He is survived by his children, Scott Tallmadge, Jeffrey (Suzanne) Tallmadge, Anne (Randolph) Richter, Tracy Tallmadge and Elizabeth (John) Von Allmen; grandchildren, Amanda (Nicholas) Andreone, Andrew Tallmadge, Ryan Tallmadge, Sarah Richter, Erica Richter, Jessica Mason, Tracy Tallmadge and Jack Von Allmen; great grandchild, Liam Keith Andreone; and a brother, Donald Tallmadge. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Lillian Thorne and Virginia Tallmadge; and brother Charles Tallmadge.

A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 17, 2022 in Holy Trinity Parish St. Stephen Catholic Church with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. The Reverend Bradley Forintos will officiate.

Private family burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Port Huron.

In lieu of flowers, donations will support the Frankel Cardiovascular Center Research Fund - 309433 at the University of Michigan. Checks may be made to “University of Michigan” and “In memory of Keith Tallmadge 309433” in the memo line, sent to the Michigan Medicine Office of Development, 777 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Suite 650, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. You may also call 734-764-6777 or visit to make your gift.

Arrangements are by Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home. To send condolences, visit

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