SAN DIEGO, Calif. Dennis P. Niland, 65, died on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in San Diego, of a heart attack.
Born June 23, 1952, in Cumberland, he was the son of the late Leo and Norine Niland.
Dennis grew up in Cumberland, attended St. Mary's school, and graduated from Bishop Walsh High School in 1970.
Dennis is a veteran of the United States Navy. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus, and served with several charitable groups in San Diego.
He is survived by his brother, Joseph M. Niland of Eldersburg; and his sister, Judith A Niland of Seattle, Wash., and a number of nieces and nephews and their children.
Visitation will be conducted at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A. on Virginia Ave. in Cumberland, from 5 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. A Catholic Wake service will take place at 7 p.m.
A Mass of the Christian Burial will be conducted at St. Mary's church on Oldtown Road, Cumberland, at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018.
Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.
Military honors will be accorded by the Fort Cumberland Post 13 Honor Guard.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.ScarpelliFH.com
Published on January 11, 2018