|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1934|
|Death: ||Oct. 29, 2008|
Dilvan "Del" Gorham, 74, went home to be with the Lord on October 29, 2008. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 pm, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at Kirkwood United Methodist Church, 2232 W. 5th Street, Irving, Texas 75060. Del was born February 28, 1934, in Greencastle, Indiana to Jesse L. and Lorene Jones Gorham. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and retired from the Federal Bureau of Prisons and Texas Instruments. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Leroy Gorham; daughter, Cheryl Ayala; and grandsons, Kelly and Kyle Lane. Del is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Anita Gorham; sons, Keith Gorham and wife Korine, and Kevin Gorham and wife Samantha; daughter, Tamera Lane and husband Jimmy; son-in-law, Henry Ayala; brother, Stephen Gorham and wife Kathy; sister, Erma Jackson; grand- children, Justin and Brian Lane; Jessica, J.R., and Michael Ayala; and Kyle and Kayla Gorham; and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Kirkwood United Methodist Church. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him. Aria Cremation Service & Funeral Home1820 N Belt Line Road Irving TX 75061 (972) 607-4400
Jesse L. Gorham (1909 - 1978)
Lorena Jones Gorham (1911 - 2001)
Cheryl Gorham Ayala (1956 - 2003)*
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Specifically: By: Aria Cremation Service and Funeral Home, Irving, TX.
Maintained by: keithg
Originally Created by: DonZas
Record added: Nov 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31045079
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Thanks for being a great dad.|
Added: Mar. 26, 2009
Served in the US Air Force.|
Added: Nov. 1, 2008