2007-03-24 / Obituaries

Letha Juanita Orr

A funeral service for Letha Juanita Orr, 89, of Thornville, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 2007, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 1850 W. Main St., Newark, with Pastor Bethel A. Bateson officiating. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery.

Mrs. Orr died Monday morning at Newark Health Care Centre. She was born May 8, 1917, in Newark. Mrs. Orr graduated from Newark High School. She retired as a social worker at Licking Memorial Hospital. She had been a member of St. John Lutheran Church and Good Hope Lutheran Church. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star and had been active with the Licking Memorial retirees.

She is survived by her son, Robert L. Orr Jr., and his wife, Lori, of Glenford.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Orr Sr., on June 6, 1997; and two infant daughters.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Licking County Animal Shelter; envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

To sign an online guest book, go to www.vocfh.com.

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