04/27/2013 6:42PM

Northern California trainer Ike Orr dies at 90


Funeral services are pending for long-time Northern California trainer Ike Orr, who died April 22 in Paradise, Calif., at age 90.

Orr, a native of Oregon, trained for more than 50 years and had stakes winners such as Silky's Nurse, Kobuk Country, Lino, Champs Champ, Selecting, California Express, She Tiger, and R.C. Tulle.

Orr is survived by his daughter, Joanie Orr-Beach; sons, Dick Orr, David Orr, Mark North, Craig Laurance, and Tom Laurance, eight grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.