KEOSAUQUA — Robert J. Orr, 34, of Keosauqua, died at 9:15 P.M. Sunday June 15, 2014 at University Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.
He was born July 15, 1979, in Ottumwa. Robert graduated from Van Buren High School and worked as a nurse aide at Good Samaritan Society – Van Buren and at Village Cup & Cakes, both in Keosauqua, and at Hy-Vee in Fairfield.
Surviving are his parents, Larry E. and Darlene Brown Orr of Keosauqua; a sister, Christina Peck (Mathew); and a niece Kaylee Peck of Luray, Mo.; his grandmother, Donna Brown of Keosauqua; and his pet dog and best friend, Lola.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bruce Brown and John and Marjorie Orr.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua; Rev. Douglas Harding officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery west of Keosauqua.
Visitation will open at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with family present from 5-7 p.m.
Gifts to a memorial to be designated later by the family may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 816 Country Lane Road, Keosauqua, IA 52565.