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Joseph James Orr

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Joseph James Orr

AGE: 45 • Wilmington

was born on November 23, 1970 in Wilmington, DE. Joseph was the third child of the late William and Bonita Orr. He departed this life on February 20, 2016 at Temple University Hospital.

Joseph was educated in the Christiana School district. He worked various jobs as a laborer. He had a passion for writing and composing music. He loved his children and family. He was an amazing father.

Joseph was preceded in death by his parents, Bonita Kinslow Orr and William C. Orr, Sr.; sister Cherell Orr; Aunts Brenda Williams and Erma Barnett; uncles Carlton Kinslow and Preston Cannon.

He leaves to cherish his memory daughter, Dasia Toston; son, Blaine Orr; brother, William C Orr, Jr.; grandmother, Mrs. Dorothy Orr; Aunts, Diane Ponzo (Sam), Karen and Patricia Kinslow, uncles, Joseph C. Kinslow, Jr., Bernard Orr (Sue), and Bruce Orr (Francine); family friend, Kaye Phillips; and a host of cousins and friends.

Celebration of Life will be Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 11:00 am. at Coleman Memorial United Methodist, 465 1/2 Anderson Dr., Wilm., DE. Viewing 9:00 am to 11:00 am.
Published in The News Journal on Mar. 11, 2016
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