Edith Green Died 2001

George and Edith Orr

Edith H. Orr


EWING -- Edith H. Orr, 89, died Wednesday at home.

Born in Ewing, she was a lifelong area resident.

She graduated from Trenton High School and Douglass College of Rutgers University, New Brunswick.

A librarian, she had worked with Princeton and Mercer County public libraries and retired in 1982 as a supervisor with Trenton Public Library.

She was a member of the Washington Crossing, Pa., chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, and West Trenton Presbyterian Church and its Ladies Aid Society.

Daughter of the late Amos R. and Myra H. Green, wife of the late George R. Orr, sister of the late Robert R. Green and Virginia G. Bainbridge and grandmother of the late Frances Kemble, she is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Richard Noe of Feasterville, Pa., and Rachel and Steward Kemble of Ewing; two grandchildren, Caroline Flick of Charlotte, N.C.and Lauren O'Neal of Lawrenceville; one great-grandchild; and a sister-in-law, Elsie Hulick of Allentown, N.J.

Private funeral will be at Blackwell Memorial Home, Pennington, with the Rev. Barbara Fillette, pastor of North and South Hampton Reformed Church, Churchville, Pa., officiating.

Burial will be in Ewing Church Cemetery.

There will be no calling hours.