Martha E. Orris, 90, of Carlisle, passed away on
Saturday, February 18, 2017 in the Church of God Home, Carlisle. She was born on July 17, 1926 in Carlisle,
and was a daughter of the late Howard J. and Elnora R. (Gitt) Keck and was the widow of Richard L. Orris, who passed away
on July 25, 2016.
Martha had worked at Carlisle Container, the former
Minerva Yarn Mill in Carlisle and also did house cleaning for several Carlisle families. Martha enjoyed
flower and vegetable gardening.
She is survived by one brother,
Holbert Keck of Carlisle and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by four sisters; Helen Wilson,
Violet Nailor, Alice Lebo and Annie Richwine and three brothers; Grant, Paul and Oren Keck.
A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 in the Westminster Cemetery, 1159 Newville
Rd, Carlisle followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of God Home, 801 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Chaplain
Bradley V. Moore officiating. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9794.
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My very favorite aunt. I remember always having the best of times with
you! Now you and your sisters are all together again. I bet that was a wonderful home coming !!!!
Your niece Susie
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