Retired Lieutenant Harry Ray Twiford, 67, while surrounded by his loving family, went to be with the Lord on March 13, 2022. Harry was born to the late Carlton and Mary Twiford in Munich, Germany on August 21, 1954.
Harry protected and served the citizens of the City of Norfolk for 43 years. He was a role model to many and a friend to everyone. Harry held many positions with the Norfolk Police Department before retiring as a Lieutenant. Harry was very active with the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 3 and Virginia State F.O.P. Harry was loved, respected and admired by many for his service to his community. An active member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and their Men’s Club. He will be deeply missed.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Michele; children, Michael, Carlton & Amber, Heather Gundlach & husband Peter; grandchildren, Hannah, Kaelynn, Spencer, Raegan and Miles; sister, Lois “Sis” Twiford; extended family members and friends.
Harry’s visitation will take place on Friday, March 18 at Altmeyer Funeral Home Southside Chapel (5033 Rouse Rd. VB 23462) from 7pm until 9pm. His funeral Mass will take place, Saturday, March 19 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (1396 Lynnhaven Pkwy, VB 23453) at 11am.
The family has asked in lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Cancer Society, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Philippians II Foundation.