Mary E. Orr, 97, of Phoenix died Saturday at home.
Born in East Greenbush, NY she was a resident of Phoenix for two months previously living in Rindge, New Hampshire. She was a graduate of St. Peter’s School of Nursing and was a private duty nurse prior to starting her family. In later years she practiced in various local hospitals.
She was predeceased by her husband, William M. Orr, who died in 1976 and a sister, Helen Kirker.
Surviving: a son, William (Mary) Orr of Phoenix; a daughter, Patricia (Norman Lambert) Healy of Jaffrey, NH; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandsons; several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main Street, Phoenix. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main Street, Phoenix, NY 13135.
Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has charge of arrangements.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.