Harry Lord

Obituary of Harry Lord

LORD, HARRY V., "HAT", 76 - of Palermo, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at his home. Born in Pleasantville, he was formerly of Ocean City, before moving to Palermo. Mr. Lord was a Veteran of the United States Army receiving his honorable discharge in 1963 and had served in the 157th Field Artillery with the National Guard where he was a member of the Red Legs Society. He worked as a Police Officer for the City of Ocean City, for 25 years achieving the rank of Captain before his retirement in 1984 and graduated from the F.B.I. Academy in 1978. Mr. Lord started the Juvenile Diversion Program in Ocean City, and served as Director for the Cape May County Police Academy. Mr. Lord's memberships included Elks Lodge #2563 where he served as Secretary and Trustee, P.B.A., #61, serving as Past President, Past President of the Ocean City Federal Credit Union, Ocean City Lodge #171 F. & A. M., the Jaycees, and the Church of the Resurrection in Marmora, NJ. He was also a Cub Scout and Boy Scout Leader in Ocean City. Surviving are his high school sweetheart and love of his life, Jeanne Lord (nee Moore) of Palermo; his children, Harry R. Lord, (Robin) of Ocean City, Michael Lord (Mary Jane) of Seaville, Kim Early (Victor) of Somers Point; seven grandchildren, Valerie, Michael Jr., Steven, Paul, Kristen, Lauren, and Amy. He was predeceased by a granddaughter, Kasey. Friends may call Tuesday evening from five until seven o'clock and again Wednesday morning from ten until 11 o'clock followed by a Catholic Prayer Service at 11 o'clock from The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ. Burial will be private. The family suggests those who desire send memorial contributions to Holy Redeemer Hospice, 1801 Rt 9 North, Swainton, NJ 08210. For condolences to the family, please visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com

First Visitation

When Tuesday, June 4th, 2013, 5:00pm - 7:00pm Location The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Palermo Address 644 South Shore Road Palermo, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook

Second Visitation

When Wednesday, June 5th, 2013, 10:00am - 11:00am Location The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Palermo Address 644 South Shore Road Palermo, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook

Service Information

When Wednesday, June 5th, 2013, 11:00am Location The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Palermo Address 644 South Shore Road Palermo, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook