A memorial service for U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Paul E. Farrell, 86, who died Friday, Oct. 19, in Virginia Beach, Va., will be held Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Arlington National Cemetery.
A 12:45 p.m. service will be followed by burial with full military honors, said his son, U.S. Navy Capt. Paul Farrell Jr.
Born in Upper Darby, Adm. Farrell graduated West Catholic High School and La Salle University.
He was a Navy hospital corpsman in World War II, then served aboard the USS Fargo. In 1951 he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry, and served in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps until retiring in 1980.