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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Obituaries

Anne R. Gorr

Callicoon, NY & Ft. Myers Beach, Fl.

Nov 5, 2020

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Anne R. Gorr
Anne R. Gorr, daughter of Drewes & Anna Diehl Reitmann, born in Brooklyn, NY on August 23, 1936 passed away at home on November 2nd, with her family by her side.
Anne was married to Ronald E. Gorr, to whom she would have been married to for 63 years on November 16th. Anne was a retired Vice President & Office Manager of R & H Gorr, Inc. of Hortonville, NY.
She was also a former Town of Delaware Councilman serving 12 years and was an interim Secretary/Treasurer of the Hortonville Fire District.
Anne cherished her time with her entire family, but particularly with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was an avid reader, problem solver, loved all kinds of games, playing cards and listening to Elvis. She will be greatly missed. She enjoyed spending her winters in Florida, and she and Ron made many friends there over the years. She also particularly enjoyed shopping and going to lunch with her sister-in-law, Ann. When not in Florida, she enjoyed travels and adventures with her dear friend Joan.
Anne is survived by her son, Michael, and his wife Karin and their children, Ronni and Grant, daughter, Janet, and her husband Dale Houghtaling, and their son Todd and his wife Alicia Houghtaling, and their children Kylie and Tanner, daughter, Judy, and her husband Bruce Lott, daughter Jill and her companion Shawn Canfield and her daughter Amanda and her husband Jeramie Kivler and stepdaughter Payton.
Anne is also survived by her sister-in-law Ann F. Alsop and family, plus her lifelong friend, Joan Graham. Anne is predeceased by her parents, grandson Nickolas Gorr, brother-in-law Herbert Gorr and mother-in-law, Florence Gorr.
The family thanks Dr. Douglas Fletcher, Dr. David Schwalb and the team from Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties for all of their excellent care.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Anne may be made to the Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, New York 12550.
Graveside services will be held at the Hortonville Cemetery on Sunday, November 8 at 1 pm with Ginny Bossley officiating. Social distancing guidelines will be in place, please wear a mask.
There will be no celebration of Anne's life at this time but we all cherish our memories of her.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Stewart-Murphy Funeral Home Callicoon. To leave a condolence please visit stewartmurphyfh.com. 845-887-4900.





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