Roger L. Orr
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Roger L. Orr age 66 formerly of Chicago, IL and a former resident of Gary, IN for 17 years passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Methodist Northlake Hospital. He retired from U.S. Steel after 42 years. Mr. Orr was a Deacon at Salvation's Free Christian Fellowship. He is preceded in death by his mother; Mattie Orr and brother; Lonzell Orr. He leaves to cherish fond memories loving wife LaTanya Orr; 7 children Roy (Delilah) Johnson of Batesville, MS, Cortez Orr, Corey (Chavon) Orr of Chicago, IL, Shamille Orr of Ypsilanti, MI, Rodrick Brooks of Bloomington, IN, Paris Doss of Gary, IN and Ja'Nise Duckworth; of Chicago, IL, one sister; Lueontine (Albert) Smith of Memphis, TN ; one aunt Albertine (Willie) Scurlock of Chicago, IL; nine grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday, February 15, 2020 from 9:00a.m.-10:45 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at Salvation's Free Christian Fellowship 745 East 43rd Avenue. Pastor Isiah King Sr. officiating. Interment Fern oaks Cemetery. All visitors and family wanting to make remarks or give words of encouragement are asked to do so during the visitation period of 9:00 a.m. -10:45 a.m.

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Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 12, 2020.
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February 15, 2020

Our condolences to you and your family. We are praying for your strength during this time difficult time. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

Lawrence & Rev. Dannette Johnson
Rev. Dannette Johnson
February 15, 2020
Our condolences to you and your family during this time of grief. We are praying for your strength know that earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

Lawrence & Rev. Dannette Johnson
February 14, 2020
To LaTanya,

Please know that my family is praying for you during this your season to mourn. Thank God that your beloved husband was a man full of faith. I know that you too have strong faith and you will grieve but in the hope that Jesus Christ is there to comfort you during this time. We express our heartfelt condolences.
Dr. Erma Driver
February 14, 2020
Sending my deepest condolences to the Orr Family.
Toni Wilcox
February 13, 2020
Mary Buckingham
February 12, 2020
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