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Funeral arrangements for slain Norfolk officer

October 29, 2010 | Virginia News

News Image Norfolk Police Department sent the following information on funeral arrangements for Officer Victor E. Decker who was slain on Tuesday, October 26:

The visitation and viewing will be held on Friday evening, October 29th at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, 1456 Independence Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA  from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

The memorial service will take place the following day on Saturday, October 30th at 2:00 pm at Rock Church 640 Kempsville Road, Virginia Beach, VA . There will be no grave side service.

A fundraising event for Decker's family will be held at 219 American Bistro on Monday, November 1. Twenty-five percent of gross sales will be given to Decker's family. The restaurant's owners, Dr. Sture Sigfred and Ron Zoby, will also personally match whatever money is raised and donate it to the Decker family. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made by calling (757) 416-6219.

Additionally, the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office established the Officer Victor Decker Memorial Fund and donations can be made at any Towne Bank branch and given in the fund’s name. Also, donations can be mailed to the Officer Victor Decker Memorial Fund, PO Box 3236, Norfolk, VA 23514.

Checks may also be sent to the Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #3, 1111 Harmony Road, Norfolk, VA 23502. Note the Victor Decker Memorial Fund in the memo line.

shrouded badge The VACP & Norfolk Police Department request that Virginia law enforcement officers shroud their badges through the day of memorial services for Officer Decker — Saturday, October 30.



Full coverage: OFC Decker Investigation (WAVY 10)