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Death and Birth Notices

BARBER — Eva Barber, 96, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 2, 2014, at home. There are no services scheduled at this time. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home of Cortland is serving the family.
DRAKE — Claude Drake Jr., 76, of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 26, 2013. A memorial serivce will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
DRISCOLL — James Driscoll Sr., died Dec. 30, 2013. Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home, Whitney Point. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 9 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick’s Church in Whitney Point.
LANKLER — Alexander “Sandy” Lankler, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 12, 2013, at his home in Jupiter, Fla. There will be memorial services in both Maryland and Florida. The service in Maryland will be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 11 at Boyds Presbyterian Church, 19901 White Ground Road, Boyds, Md. The Florida memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Feb. 1 at 106 West Riverside Drive, Jupiter, Fla.

HALL — Paul G. Hall, 60, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 2, 2014, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.
WEBSTER — William Vernon Webster, 94, of Homer, N.Y., died Dec. 31, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Friends may call 4 to 5 p.m. Monday with a service to follow at 5 p.m. at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Spring burial will be at the Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.
WILCOX — Leland Sanford Wilcox, 90, of South Otselic, N.Y., died Jan. 2, 2014, at his home. Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. There will be no prior calling hours. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery, South Otselic, in the spring.

DeYOUNG — John Edward DeYoung, 66, of Osage City, Kan., died Dec. 21, 2013, at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kan. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. There are no funeral services. Burial will be at the Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.
MURRER — Mary R. Murrer, 76, of Whitney Point, N.Y., died Dec. 28, 2013. Friends may call at the Nichols Funeral Home, 7323 119th St., Whitney Point, Friday from 2 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery at a later date.

PORTZLINE — Dennis W. Portzline died Dec. 25, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, followed by a time of sharing.

BRUCE — Robert D. Bruce, 79, of Glen Aubrey, N.Y., died Dec. 25, 2013. Funeral services will be held at the Nichols Funeral Home, 7323 119th St., Whitney Point, at 3 p.m. Thursday. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. and Thursday from 1 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. Burial will be in Glen Aubrey Cemetery at a later date.
DRAKE — Claude Drake Jr., 76, of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 26, 2013, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
JONES — David Richard Jones, 66, of Cortland, N.Y., formerly of Binghamton, died Dec. 8, 2013. A memorial service will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, 13 Court St. Cortland, at 11 a.m. Saturday.
METZLER — Janet E. Washburn Metzler, 73, of Marathon, N.Y., died Dec. 29, 2013, at the Cayuga Medical Center of Ithaca. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours.
McCLURG — Robert Leonard McClurg, 81, died Dec. 19, 2013, in Orlando, Fla. A family graveside service will take place at a later date. 
ROBINSON — Roberta Ann Redfield Robinson, 76, of Homer, N.Y., died Dec. 28, 2013. A complete obituary will appear at a later date. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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