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Thomas J. Orr

1931 - 2020
Thomas J. Orr Obituary
Thomas J. Orr, 89
Beloved husband and devoted father and grandfather
Thomas J. Orr, 89, of Middletown, N.J., passed away peacefully on Feb. 5, 2020, at King James Care One in Atlantic Highlands, N.J.
Thomas was born on Jan. 8, 1931, in Bronx, N.Y. After graduating New Dorp High School, Thomas went on to join the U.S. Air Force to serve his country during the Korean War. He served as a sergeant in the Air Force as a radar operator.
After being honorably discharged he met and married his wife, Margaret and started a family in Staten Island, N.Y. After returning from the war, Thomas worked as a armed guard for Wells Fargo.
He was predeceased by his mother, Edna; his beloved wife, Margaret of over 50 wonderful years and his sister, Edna. Thomas was the devoted father to Debbie and her husband, Marc, as well as Patty and her husband, John. He was the devoted grandfather to Katie. Thomas was the loving brother to Joan Relay.
Thomas had many joys in life including baseball, football, bingo and horse racing. He will truly be missed by all who knew him.
Thomas will be reposing at the Evergreen Memorial Funeral Home, 1735 Rt. 35, Middletown, N.J 07748 on Sunday, Feb. 9 from 3 to 7 p.m. A prayer service will be offered in the funeral home on Sunday at 6 p.m. Interment will follow Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 11 a.m. at William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 350 Provinceline Rd., Wrightstown, N.J. 08562.

Evergreen Memorial
Funeral Home
1735 Route 35
Middletown, NJ 07748
(732) 671-3001
Published in Staten Island Advance on Feb. 8, 2020
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