Marilyn Orr Kiger

Marilyn Orr Kiger, 74, passed away at hospice on Sept. 6, 2019.

Born on March 9, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Genevieve and Elmer Mills, she was originally from Newell, W.Va., where she graduated from Oak Glen High School.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Mills, and husband, Ronald Orr. She later married John Kiger in 2002. Marilyn leaves behind three siblings: Karl (Gail) Mills of OH, Maryanne (Bill) Gamble of AZ, and Sharon Filbert of PA; six children: Linda (Samuel) Timmons of OH, Ronald (Patricia) Orr Jr. of OH, Michael (Lisa) Orr of VA, John Orr of Germany, Michelle (George) Aznavorian of VA, and Kevin (Rhonda) Orr of FL; two step-children: Jay (Pamela) Kiger of OH, and Connie (John) Smith of OH; 17 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Sewing, embroidery, and crafts were passions Marilyn maintained throughout her life. She also held a license in cosmetology, which brought about infinite requests for haircuts and styling from everyone and anyone. Traveling was another passion, taking her and John all over the world on nearly forty cruises. Marilyn was known among friends for her creativity, sarcasm and sense of humor.

Per Marilyn’s wishes, cremation has taken place and no services will be held.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Marilyn’s honor may be made to the American Cancer Society.