Death: Rich Orr – Nov. 3

Richard Orr

Editor’s note: Fermilab Today will publish a full profile on Rich Orr and his contributions to Fermilab in the coming week.

Former Fermilab Associate Director Rich Orr died on Nov. 3. He was a driving force behind the construction of the Tevatron and was one of four Fermilab scientists to earn the National Medal of Technology for his contributions.