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Mary Elizabeth (Poland) Orr

December 12, 1924 ~ September 30, 2021 (age 96)



Mary Elizabeth Orr, 96, of Bethesda, Ohio, passed away September 30, 2021 at her home, with her loving family by her side.  She was born in Fairpoint, Ohio on December 12, 1924 to parents, Harry and Lucy (Dayton) Poland.

She was greeted by her loved ones who preceded her in death; husband, Albert Dempsey Orr; sons, Brenton “Butch”, Harry “Spike”, Norman “Russ”; four brothers; and four sisters.

A Flushing resident most of her life, she attended Flushing grade school, was a graduate of Flushing High School and was a member of Rock Hill Baptist Church.  Devoted to her family as a homemaker, she supported her husband, tenderly loved, instructed, and nurtured their children, and created a peaceful atmosphere, which God blessed abundantly.

Making a difference in the lives of her family and friends, her memory will be treasured always by her children, Janet Orr, Bonnie (Earl) Smith, Dawn (Ken) Morris, Loretta Orr, Tracy (Mike) Campise, Jamie (Steve) Miller, Jerry (Kathy) Orr, and Michael Orr; 24 grandchildren; her many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are welcome for visitation, Sunday, October 3, 2021 from noon until 2:00 pm, with the service following at 2:00 pm, Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory Kelly Kemp Braido, 322 N. Main Street, Bethesda.  Pastor Bob Merritt will officiate.  Interment will follow at Rock Hill Cemetery, Flushing.

The family extends a very warm thank you to Heavenly Angels of Barnesville and Hospice of Amedisys.

During this tender time, kindly send your prayers, share memories, and express your sympathies for the Orr family by visiting: patronfuneralhomesandcrematory.com.




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October 3, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory Kelly Kemp Braido
322 N. Main Street
Bethesda, OH 437219

Funeral Service
October 3, 2021

2:00 PM
Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory Kelly Kemp Braido
322 N. Main Street
Bethesda, OH 437219


Amedisys Hospice
57171 National Road, Suite 1, St. Clairsville OH 43950
Tel: 1-740-526-0970

Heavenly Angels of Barnesville
708 N. Chestnut Street, Barnesville OH 43713

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