Jerry L. Orr, 81 passed away on Sunday, August 2, 2020 at Amita Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center in Chicago. She was born on February 23, 1939 in Rosiclare, the daughter of Charles Otis and Viola (Farrell) Milligan.


She married Louie D. Orr on June 26, 1964 in Harrisburg, and he preceded her in death on June 11, 1974. She was also preceded in death by her parents.


She is survived by one daughter, Lisa D. Warhurst of Savannah, GA; one son, David W. Orr (Cathy Schroeder) of Bourbonnais; four grandchildren, Lucas Crews, Landon Crews, Tiara (Dakota) Becker, and Cayley Orr; five great-grandchildren, Lucas Jr., Aaron, Natalie, Camden, and Shelby; special mention, Patti Spence; and was blessed with many devoted friends.


Jerry devoted most of her life to taking care of other people and enjoyed doing so.


Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 10, 2020 at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton. Rev. Kene Whybrew will officiate. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Manteno.


Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, as well as one hour prior to the service.


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