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Dr. Herbert Sophus Twede Jr.


1920 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Dr.  Herbert Sophus Twede Jr. Obituary
DR. HERBERT SOPHUS TWEDE, JR. Dr. Herbert Sophus Twede Jr., born October 12, 1920 in San Francisco, Ca. passed away on February 1, 2017. Dr. Twede was raised in Willows, Glenn County, Ca., with his four sisters, Sis, Betty Ann, Barbara and Patricia. He played many sports in High School and was awarded a basketball scholarship to Marin Junior College and finished his undergrad-uate studies at the University of California, Berkeley. During WWII, he proudly served his country by joining the United States Army Air Corp. and piloted C-47 aircraft primarily in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. Following his service time, he matriculated at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry and thereafter practiced his profession at 450 Sutter Street Medical Building in San Francisco until his retirement. He also taught anatomy at UOP and served for many years on the California State Board of Dental Examiners. In 1946 he married his first love, Georgia Billiou, and raised seven children, Roger Smith (Connie), Peter (Judy), Kathy Miller (Don), Kristen Kidder (Jim), Mark (Elaine), Nancy Johnson (Gary) and Theresa Achondo (Dale). He was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years and son, Roger. He is survived by his other children, 10 grandchild-ren and 9 great-grand-children. Services will be on February 10, 2017, at 12:30 p.m. at St. Sebastion's Catholic Church, Sir Francis Drake Blvd. and Bon Air Rd, Greenbrae, Ca. In Lieu of flowers, a donation to the St. Jude's Children's Research Foundation or the would be appreciated.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Feb. 7, 2017
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