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Ellen Gorr

d. April 1, 2020

Gorr (nee Halliday), Ellen Mary – passed away peacefully at the Pembroke Regional Hospital on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at the age of 86 years.

Ellen Gorr (nee Halliday) of Pembroke, dearly loved wife and partner of 68 years to Edward Gorr.  Dear mother of Robbie Gorr, Petawawa and predeceased by son Brian Gorr.  Daughter of the late Robert “Basil” & Regina “Jean” Halliday (nee Clouthier).  Survived by sister Edith Lance, brother-in-law Ronald Lance & sister-in-law Edith Gorr (late Fred).  Predeceased by brothers Frederick Halliday, Donald Halliday, Robert Jr. “Bobby” Halliday (late Ida) & infant brother and brothers-in-law William Gorr, Frederick Gorr (Edith), Lorne Gorr (late Mabel) & Verner Gorr (late Ruth).  Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. 

A private family visitation has taken place.  Spring interment in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to the Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Ottawa Heart Institute, Canadian Cancer Society or Zion Lutheran Church would be appreciated.  Online donations/condolences are available at

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