Aug. 19, 1940 ~ Aug. 18, 2016
Orlie passed away at home on August 18, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. He was born on August 19, 1940 in New Mexico. After he graduated from high school, he enlisted in the Marine Corps and served four years.
He married his wife Shirley in 1964. They have two children, Jeff and Lisa.
Orlie was a retail private investigator and retired in 2000. He had a passion for golf and enjoyed his retirement working at the Genoa Golf Course.
With a huge heart and strong family values, Orlie touched many lives and will be deeply missed.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Shirley, son Jeff (daughter-in-law Cindy), and daughter Lisa (son-in-law Steve), grandson Justin, granddaughters Danielle and Delaney, six sisters, two brothers, and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held on September 10, 2016 at 11:00 at St. Gall Church, 1343 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Reception to follow at Shirley’s house.