In Wallingford, October 10, 2007, Julius A. Dahlgard, Jr., of the Masonic Healthcare Center, formerly of Orange, husband of Merrilyn Carlson Dahlgard, father of Karen Dahlgard (Sidney Isenberg) of Orange, Jill (Wayne) Gibbs of Cheshire, Julius A. (Patricia) Dahlgard, III of West Haven and Craig H. Dahlgard of Cheshire, brother of Patricia Schroeder of Branford. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. He was predeceased by brothers Warren and Arthur Dahlgard. Born on February 17, 1921, he was the son of the late Julius A. and Ruth Humphry Dahlgard, Sr. Julius served in the U.S. Army Air Corp, during W.W. II, he attended the University of New Haven and later became a part owner of the Coe and Brown Co. working for 40 years before retiring in 1986. Mr. Dahlgard was a 57 year member of Annawon Lodge # 115, A.F. & A.M. of West Haven and the First Congregational Church of West Haven for 67 years where he served on many committees and boards. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, October 14th at 1 P.M. in the First Congregational Church of West Haven. Arrangements with BEECHER & BENNETT-TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME, 410 CAMPBELL AVE., WEST HAVEN. Memorial contributions may be sent to the First Congregational Church, Book of Remembrance, 1 Church St., West Haven 06516 or to The Masonic Charity Foundation of CT, P.O. Box 70, Wallingford, CT 06492.

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  1. Dear Jay & Family, I was terribly sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. I will always remember him cheering the kids on at the swimming pool when they were small. He always greeted everyone with a smile. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Sincerely, Patty Kearney & Family

  2. Dear Jill and family, I would like to offer you my sympathy. I remember you talking about your father when we worked together. If you are any reflection of him, he must have been a wonderfully spirited man! love, Mary

  3. Dear Karen and family – sorry to hear of the loss of your father. He was such a kind and gentle man. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dee

  4. Dear Karen and Family So sorry to hear of your loss. My Son was a patient of yours years back when he was about 3 or 4 and I was so grateful for your help with him. He is now 30. Time goes by. I send my sincere sympathy to you and God be with you especially now. Thank you for your kind help with my child. Angela Bennett

  5. Dear Karen, Sid and Family; Julius was a remarkable man who leaves a wonderful legacy in his extended family. May his memory be a blessing.

  6. Dear Karen,Sid&family, We were so sorry to hear about your father’s death. He sounds like he was a warm, wonderful man who will be greatly missed. Our thoughts are with you. Love, Roseanne & Anthony

  7. Dear Mrs. Dahlgard, Karen, Jay, Craig, Jill & Family: It is with fond memories of a wonderful man that I offer my sincere condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time. Sincerely, Patty

  8. Dear Sid and Karen, We express our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Fondly, The Warren Harding High School Learning Community

  9. I am deeply saddened by the passing of a very special friend of our family. Always a gentleman and a truly nice man! He will be missed by many and I will cherish the memories I have.

  10. KAREN SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT THE LOSS OF YOUR FATHER. JASON CALLED ME AT WORK TO SAY HE READ THE OBITUARY IN THE PAPER. I REMEMBER HOW SAD I WAS WHEN MY DAD DIED. I’M SURE YOUR FATHER WILL BE GREATLY MISSED.

  11. Karen, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this season of bereavement. We all miss you and we love you!!! (((BIG HUGS!!!)))

  12. Karen, Sid and Family, Your Dad was a lucky man to have been loved by so many. I didn’t know him well, but certainly knew him well enough to know that he was a true gentleman. I am sure that he will be missed. Our thoughts are with you today and we know your thoughts of him will be with all of you forever. Love, Mike & Kathy Conner

  13. Mrs Dahlgard, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family in the loss of your husband. Jules was a kind friend to my parents, Norma & Danny Gaidosz.

  14. Sid, I was very sorry to hear of the recent passing of your father-in-law. My condolences go out to you and your family. I will keep you in my prayers. Antoinette Carpenter

  15. So Sorry to hear about Jules passing. Also sorry we are in Nova Scotia, and not able to attend his service today. We have lost a good friend and a brother. Jules will be missed by so many here on earth, but I’m sure he will helping the Lord in Heaven, as he helped so many here on earth. He was an inspiration to all that knew him. With love, June & Red

  16. To the DAHLGARD family…..My deepest sympathy in the passing of your Husband, Dad, and Grandfather. A kinder/ gentler man I had never meet…again I am so sorry …Steve and Linda LaPaglia

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