Tahlequah Daily Press


January 30, 2014

Michael Elick Orr

TAHLEQUAH — Michael Elick Orr, retired auto salesman of Tahlequah, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the age of 60. He was born Oct. 26, 1953, in Tahlequah, to William Elick Orr and Opal Pearl (Thomas) Orr.

He is predeceased by his parents; sister, Carol Ann (Orr) Trotter; and brother, Billy Dean Orr.

He is survived by three daughters, Irene Orr, and Christine Orr of Southern California, and Misty Hofbauer of Hermiston, Ore.; seven brothers, Kenneth and Lynn Orr of Tahlequah, Jack and Cheryl Orr of Tahlequah, Gary and Barbara Orr of Kennewick, Wash., Tony Orr of Raleigh, S.C., Danny Orr of Kenniwick, Larry Orr of Visalia, Calif., and Steve Orr of Riverside, Calif.; two sisters, Donna and Tom Martin of Santa Margarita, Calif., and Ginny and Mike Martin of Visalia. Mike also leaves behind a host of uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews.

Green Country Funeral Home, 203 S. Commercial Road, (918) 458-5055.

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