Death of Addison Tallman

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Addison Tallman. Addison contributed to Counterpoint’s Bill McQueen Scholarship Fund. The following is an announcement written by one of Addison’s long time friends.


Friends of Addison Tallman,

As a long-time friend and his Executor, I am writing on behalf of Addison Tallman, a friend of all of us for many years, to sadly advise you of his passing in his 76th year after a courageous battle with cancer. Addison died peacefully Sunday morning, November 29th, 2020 in Toronto, with companions and loved ones at his side. Addison will be remembered for a life rich with friends and family around the world, his love of travel, and his true generosity and spirit. Addison requested there be no funeral or memorial service however interment will take place at a future date.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to:

Ontario Vipassana Foundation

6486 Simcoe County Rd. 56,

Egbert, Ontario, Canada L0L 1N0

(Charity Number BN 87365 6219 RR0001)

I know we will all cherish the individual and unique relationships we had with Addison, and his memory will live with us for the rest of our own lives.