Obituary: ORR, ROGER

Published: Thursday, Aug. 28 2014 1:36 a.m. MDT

Roger L. Orr 10/26/1949 ~ 7/20/2011 Roger L Orr, age 61, died unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep in Salt Lake City, on July 20. He was born October 26, 1949, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Virginia Martin Orr and LeGrande Ely Orr. He spent the majority of his life in Salt Lake City. Roger was an accomplished pianist, often performing for large audiences. He was an active member of the LDS Church. He will be remembered as a kind, thoughtful, generous, and gentle man. His is survived by his mother, Virginia Martin Orr of Rockland, MA; and siblings: Robynn (Charlie) Orr-Preston of Henniker, NH; Randall Orr of Boston, MA; and Rebecca Walker of Normand, OK. A memorial service will be held at the Salt Lake First Ward, 760 E. 700 S., on Tues. Aug 2 at 11 a.m.