1953 ~ 2013|
Kathy M.T. Orr (Vidra) passed away on July 9th, 2013. She was born in 1953 in Cleveland, Ohio and lived in Salt Lake City, Utah since 1988.
Kathy was preceded in death by her parents Donald J. Vidra and Josephine M. (Srdjak) Vidra.
She is survived by her loving daughter Helen Kinsella Orr, her grandchildren Briana J. Ochoa, Gisella K. Ochoa and Xylus AC Montoya of Salt Lake City and her stepmother and best friend Janice M. Vidra of Ontario, OH. Also surviving are her sisters Kathryn Vidra, Karla Dorman, Karen Vidra and brother Ken (Shanna) Vidra, stepsisters Pat (Tom Moore) Hartmann, Beth (Ron) McClellan, and stepbrother Jay Hartmann. She also leaves behind nieces Hannah Lauterback and Molly Lauterback and many dear friends and co-workers.
Kathy graduated from Ontario High School and The Ohio State University. She most recently worked for Marriott International as a Quality Assurance Specialist. Her family would like to thank special friends and caregivers Angelique Watkins and Cherelle Clardy and the staff of IHC Hospice.
A memorial will be held in Salt Lake City in the lobby of The Terrace Apartments located at 1810 South Main Street on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. where memories about Kathy can be shared. There also will be a memorial in Ohio at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, Kathy asked that you plant a lilac bush or a tree in memory of her and that you always remember to do something nice for someone else.
For more information or to offer condolences visit: http://www.serenicarefuneralhome.com/obituaries/
"If I can I will…." ~Kathy Orr
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on July 14, 2013