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August 12, 2020

Vera Ruby Orr (née Ammerman) of Port Elgin and formerly of Kincardine, died peacefully at Chapman House Hospice, Owen Sound, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, at the age of 85. Survived by her daughters, Patti (Bernie) Byers and Sandra Hamilton (Jeff Mercey). Loving grandmother of Kelsi (Jordan Comadena), Ali (Darren McVittie), Corin (Adam Wilson), Leigh and Arden; and proud great-grandma of Teagan McVittie. Predeceased by Byron Hamilton, Howard Orr, and special friend, Loran Peter. Vera worked for many years as a cashier and secretary in the clerk's office at the former Town of Kincardine, before she retired. Thank you to the hardworking, caring staff at Elgin Lodge, Port Elgin, and Chapman House, Owen Sound. Memorial donations to the Chapman House Residential Hospice (1725 10th St. E., Owen Sound, Ontario, N4K 0G5), would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.