Lillian Nancy Orr
February 19, 1934 – May 6, 2018
Lillian N. (Fuller) Orr, 84, of West Yarmouth passed away on Sunday, May 6th with her family at her side at Eagle Pond Nursing Home in Dennis, MA. She was the daughter of the late Clifton W. and Mabel A. Fuller and the beloved wife of the late Russell E. Orr.
She was born Connecticut in 1934 and as a child moved with her three brothers to North Attleboro, MA. She graduated from North Attleboro High School and met her husband Russell and raised 2 sons, Philip & Steven.
Having summered on the Cape her whole life, she moved to the Cape for good in 1979. After Russell's retirement they became Real Estate Appraisers for several banks on Cape Cod. Lillian was also a founding member of the Route 28 Task Force which helped beautify Rt. 28 in Yarmouth. With Russell's passing she worked at the Green Spot Nursery where she enjoyed her love for flowers and plants.
Lillian was a woman of many talents including sewing and knitting, embroidery and crocheting. She was the past president of the Angle Tree Garden Club of North Attleboro, where she won numerous awards for her dried flower arrangements, leading her to teach classes on arrangements. She enjoyed gardening and had years of successful gardens both vegetable and flower in her beautiful yard.
Lillian had 3 brothers Clifton, Kenneth and Alvin Fuller, all deceased. Two sons, Philip of Falmouth and Steven of Hyannis. Grandmother to Philip and Sarah of Harwich and Kristen and Kaylin of Marstons Mills.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Eagle Pond Nursing Home of Dennis for their support and kindness.
Memorial services are private.