NORTH JACKSON - Donald Francis Orr Sr., 72, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, May 29, 2014, at Select Specialty Care, St. Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown.
Donald was born Aug. 22, 1941, in Shirley, W.Va., the son of Lonnie and Esta Wright Orr. Donald had lived in North Jackson for the past 20 years, and formerly live in Newton Falls.
Donald married the former Margaret Riendsliesh on March 4, 1978. They were blessed with 25 years of marriage before her passing on Dec. 16, 2003. Donald retired in 2004 after 30 years in assembly at General Motors in Lordstown.
He was a member of the UAW 1112.
Donald enjoyed hunting, camping, going to flea markets, Dodge trucks and tinkering with automobiles.
Loving memories of Donald will be carried on by his son, Donald Francis Orr Jr. of North Jackson; and his four grandchildren, Joseph, Kayla, Kassandra and Kara Orr.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Margaret; sister, Mary Underwood; and brother, James Orr.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at James Funeral Home. Donald will be laid to rest in Shirley Cemetery, 101 Church Lane, Shirley, WV 26434, where graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday.
Arrangements have been entrusted to James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, OH 44444, 330-872-5440.
Family and friends may view this obituary online and send condolences to Donald's family at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.