|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1947|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 2000|
Musician. In 1976, he and Ric Ocasek co-founded the rock group The Cars in Boston. He was their bass player and sang lead vocals on their hit songs "Just What I Needed", "Let's Go", "Candy-O", and their biggest hit "Drive". Orr also had a post-Cars solo hit "Stay The Night". His last years were spent in Atlanta, where he formed the band Big People with musicians from other classic rock outfits, which included Ted Nugent sideman Derek St. Holmes, .38 Special guitarist Jeff Carlisi and Billy Joel's drummer, Liberty DeVito.
Cause of death: Pancreatic cancer
Saint Patrick Cemetery
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 09, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 12816
Added: Jun. 23, 2016
h ben still miss u i wish u were here still here today on earth it not the same with out yu today love all yur songs i still play them til this day rip handsome love u brother big fan from italy ciao|
Added: May. 30, 2016
Thinking of you today, in memory of all of the other recent musicians passings, and still missing you so much.|
Debbie in Virginia
Added: May. 9, 2016
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