Jean E. Orr
03/10/1926 – 03/07/2011

Jean E. Orr, 84, of Zanesville, formerly of Military Road, passed away at 10:40 PM Monday March 7, 2011 at Adams Lane Care Center.

She was born March 10, 1926 in Zanesville the daughter of the late Harry L. and Bessie E. Smith Orr. Jean was a graduate of Lash High School and Meredith Business College where she earned her business degree. She retired after 31 years in the accounting department of Owens-Brockway.

Jean is survived by her dear friend and caregiver of many years: Marjorie Morehead of Zanesville, special friends: Connie Strickler and family, Flora Hutcheson and Helen Dixon all of Zanesville.

Preceding her in death were her parents and sister: Harriett C. Durant.

Honoring the wishes of Jean she will be cremated with private burial at a later date.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Jean’s memory to: Muskingum County Home, Activity Fund, 3125 East Pike, Zanesville, OH 43701 or Adams Lane Care Center, Skilled Nursing, 1856 Adams Lane, Zanesville, OH 43701

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