Orpha R. Kehr

PINELLAS PARK, FL Orpha R. Kehr, 97, formerly of Dallastown, died on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Suncoast Hospice Care Center in Pinellas Park, Florida. She was born October 3, 1916, in Red Lion to the late Harry and Carrie (Bailey) Koons. She was the wife of the late Lloyd F. Kehr. Orpha is survived by sons Terry Kehr and wife Darla of Windsor, Sterling Kehr and wife Beverly of Florida, Ruthan Mason and husband Everette of Florida, and Judy Keeney and husband Leroy of York. She was predeceased by two sons, Jack Kehr and Larry Kehr. She was also predeceased by five brothers, Curtis Flinchbaugh, Earl Koons, Ray Koons, Marlyn Koons and Eugene Koons; and two sisters, Doris Eby and Gertrude Toomey. She is also survived by grandchildren Shirley, Christa, Harvey, JoAnn, Sheri, Patti, Lesa, Dina, Stacie, Bridgette and Eric; and 11 great-granchildren. She retired as an assembler from Fincor of York and moved to Florida 35 years ago. Cremation will be done in Florida and graveside services will be August 22 at 11 a.m. at Susquehanna Memorial Gardens.

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on May 14, 2014