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July 28, 2013

Lester Orr Sr., 83; Sellersburg

A funeral service for Lester Orr Sr., 83, Sellersburg, will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at the Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, with cremation to follow. He died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services, New Albany. 

He was born Dec. 21, 1929, in Washington, Ind., to the late Bernie and Lucille Orr. Lester was a Navy veteran of the Korean War and retired from the Jenner Company. He was a member of American Legion Post #204, Sellersburg, and was an avid bowler and golfer. 

Lester is survived by his wife of 38 years, Deborah Orr; children, Larry Orr and his wife, Marsha, Kenny Orr and his wife, Lisa, and Carol Forbis and her husband, Ed; brother-in-law, James K. Darnell and his wife, Karole; nine grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. 

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. 

The family requests expressions of sympathy go to Hosparus of Southern Indiana. 

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