Arlington Funeral Home, Inc.
Address: 83-15 Parsons Boulevard
Architect: Kontakosta, E. M.
Current Status: Extant
Award: Bronze Plaque for Public Buildings
Typology: Public Building
This funeral home used a variety of materials and decorative details to evoke a contemporary design. The compact building is surrounded by a parking lot and on one side a step down canopy covers access from the driveway into the building. The building is clad in a gold-colored Roman brick and the window and door surrounds are gold colored aluminum. To the left of the entrance is a striking white decorative block screen which rises above the roofline. The interior incorporates brick, terrazzo, and walnut paneling.