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Dr Arland Augustus Dirlam

Dr Arland Augustus Dirlam

Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 20 Jun 1979 (aged 73)
Marblehead, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Marblehead, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Avenue K
Memorial ID 100019673 · View Source
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MARBLEHEAD -- Dr. Arland A. Dirlam, 73, of Marblehead, a well known architect who specialized in church buildings, died yesterday in Mary Alley Hospital after a long illness.

Born in Somerville, he graduated from Tufts University and studied Architecture at Harvard University.

Dr. Dirlam was a past president of the Church Architectural Guild of America and past director of the Society for Church Architecture.

During World War II he served in the Navy.

He leaves his wife, the former Grace Baker.

Services will be held tomorrow at 2 in the Clifton Lutheran Church, Marblehead.

Arrangements were made by the Eustis and Cornell Funeral Home, Marblehead.

DIRLAM -- In Marblehead, June 20, Dr. Arland A. Dirlam, age 73 years, of 18 Park Lane, Marblehead. Husband of Grace (Baker) Dirlam and son of the late Fred W. and Lena (Charlton) Dirlam. Funeral services will be held in the Clifton Lutheran, Humphrey St., Marblehead, Friday at 2 p.m. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at the Eustis and Cornell Funeral Home, 142 Elm St., Marblehead, Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in Waterside Cemetery, Marblehead.

(Published Thursday, June 21, 1979 in the Boston Herald)



Gravesite Details The chapel at Waterside Cemetery is named after Arland A. Dirlam.




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