George (Mickey) Orye Class 1961

Branch of Service U.S. Air Force with the 862nd Trans Sq. (SAC)
Entered the Service 6/27/1961
Discharged 6/25/1965
Born 8/15/1942
Died: 9/11/2000
Buried Rest Haven Memorial Garden, Frederick, MD



Fredereick News Post 9/12/2000
As originally published on Tuesday, September 12, 2000.

     Mr. George P. "Mickey" Orye, 58, of 10 East E St., Brunswick, died Monday, Sept. 11, at his home.
He was the husband of Patricia Beatty Orye.
     Born Aug. 15, 1942, in Brunswick, he was the son of Naomi B. Harsh Orye of Brunswick and the late Clement D. Orye.
He was a 1961 graduate of Brunswick High School.
     He was employed by J.J. Crewe and Son Inc. in Buckeystown as an electrician. He was formerly employed for 26 years by Rotorex Co., Walkersville. He served in the U.S. Air Force with the 862nd Trans Sq. (SAC) from June 27, 1961 to June 25, 1965.
     He was a member of the New York Hill United Methodist Church and a former member of First Baptist Church, both of Brunswick. He was a member of Eagles Aerie 1136, Brunswick. He devoted many years of coaching and volunteering to Brunswick Midget Football and Brunswick High School football, on and off the field. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
     In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by one daughter, Dana M. Hall of Harpers Ferry, W.Va.; three sons, Paul A. Orye and C.D. Orye, both of Brunswick, and Chad E. Orye of Charleston, W.Va.; two brothers, Jerome Orye of Brunswick, and Drew Orye and wife Donna of Pembroke, Fla.; five grandchildren, Jenna Hall, Jamie Hall, Brian Orye, Michael Orye and Troy Orye; his mother-in-law, Rosa Beatty of Brunswick; two sisters-in-law, Rose Marie Martin and husband George of Frederick, and Joyce Mohler and husband Wayne of Brunswick; and many nieces and nephews.
     He will also be remembered by friends Bill Muchesko, Christie, Brittany, Patty, Bonnie, Doug, D.J., Billy and Melinda. He was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Jessica Marie Hall.
     The family will receive friends at John T. Williams Funeral Home, 100 Petersville Road, Brunswick, Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
     The funeral home will be open Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 14, at the funeral home. The Rev. Daniel T. Spiker will officiate. Interment will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Frederick. Memorial contributions may be made to Brunswick Ambulance Co., 200 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 21716.