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Roberta ""Bobbie"" Orr

May 29, 1937 - November 24, 2015

Roberta “Bobbie” Orr, 78, of Springfield died at 12:35 pm Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born May 29, 1937 in Girard to Fred and Fern Nichols Smith. She married Eugene H. Orr on June 11, 1955 and he preceded her in death on July 4, 2015. Also preceding her in death were her parents, sisters and one brother, Jimmy Smith.

Surviving are one daughter, Mary Ann (Ronnie) Burge of Spaulding; two grandchildren, Shannon (Jim) Clayton and Chad Burge; two great-grandchildren, Mason and Alivia Clayton; two brothers, D.R. Smith and Steve (Bev) Smith both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Roberta “Bobbie” was a homemaker. She belonged to Abundant Faith Church and she was a volunteer at Contact Ministries for many years.

Visitation: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, November 29, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 4:00 p.m., Sunday, November 29, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Jerry Doss officiating. Burial will follow at a later date at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association or National Kidney Foundation.

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, November 29, 2015

Time: 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Sunday, November 29, 2015

Time: 04:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association or National Kidney Foundation.


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