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Death and Birth Notices

CLARK — Evelyn A. Clark, 103, formerly of Homer, N.Y., died Jan. 9, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 William St., Groton.
ECCLESTON — L. Dewey Eccleston, 86, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Jan. 10, 2013, at his daughter’s home in Cincinnatus. In keeping with his wishes, there will be no funeral services.
LUTHER – Randy R. Luther, 57, of Black Street, Scipio Center, N.Y., died Jan. 11, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment in Cortland Rural Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral.
SCHNEIDER — Frank W. Schneider, 92, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 10, 2013, in Syracuse. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the United Presbyterian Church, Cortland. Friends are invited to call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home.

BROWN — Florence L. Brown, 76, of Richford, N.Y., died Jan. 9, 2013. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at Nichols Funeral Home, 7323 119th St., Whitney Point. Burial will be in Center Lisle Cemetery at a later date. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. Sunday.
ECCLESTON — L. Dewey Eccleston, 86, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Jan. 10, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.
HACKETT — Willard “Bud” Hackett, 66, of Daisy Hollow Road, Dryden, N.Y., died Jan. 9, 2013, at University Hospital, Syracuse. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday at the Calvary Baptist Church, Harford. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden.
MAZZOLI — Alfred John Mazzoli, 87, of Winchester, Va., died Jan. 8, 2013, in his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted on 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony’s of Padua, Hightstown, N.J. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hightstown, N.J., with military honors. Friends may call 3 to 5 pm. Sunday at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel.

BELL — Donald Theodore “Ducky” Bell Sr., 74, of Newfield, N.Y., died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Sayre, Pa. A service will be 1 p.m. Sunday at St Paul’s United Methodist Church, 402 N. Aurora St., Ithaca, with a luncheon to follow. Interment at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden, will be delayed.
ZIMMER — Emily E. Zimmer, 80, of Harford, N.Y., died Jan. 8, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center, Cortland. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery, Richford, at a later date. Friends may call 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kingdom Hall prior to the service. Arrangements are with K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

COLE — Sidney G. Cole, 77, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 8, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Nursing Facility. Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, with a service to follow at 10:30 a.m., at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A second calling hour will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday with a service at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
FRENCH — Billie Jean “Chick” French, 65, of Freetown, N.Y., died Jan. 3, 2013. Friends may call from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, with a funeral service to begin 1:30 p.m., at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow at the St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.
LIEB — Fredric E. Lieb, 65, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center, Cortland. Funeral services will be held at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, at 1 p.m. Friday. Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from noon until the start of the service at 1 p.m.

BAIRD — Donald F. Baird, 82, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call from noon to 1:45 p.m. Friday a the funeral home. Spring burial will be at the Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.
COOPER — Jeffrey V. Cooper, 42, of Chipman Corners Road, Groton, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at home. A celebration of his life will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at the United Methodist Church in Cattaraugus. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
GOFF — Robert Roy “Bob” Goff, 95, long-time resident of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013. A service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at the Lincklaen Celebration Community Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter.
LIEB — Fredric E. Lieb, 66, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.
SELLEN — Rodney H. “Rod” Sellen, 84, of Homer, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at the Cortland Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment in Cortland Rural Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call at the funeral home at 1 p.m. Thursday until the time of the funeral.
WOOMER — William (Bill) Woomer, 72, died Jan. 3, 2013. A funeral service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Thursday at Weymouth Funeral Home Chapel, Newport News, Va., with interment in McGraw Cemetery, McGraw.

BYRN — Alice G. Byrn, 100, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 6, 2013, at Cortland Regional Medical Center.Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, 15 Park St., Owego. Friends may call from 10 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service.
CHAPMAN — Donald E. Chapman, 79, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Jan. 3, 2013, at home. Services are private. There are no calling hours. Burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter.
O’DONNELL — Patrick T. O’Donnell, 56, of McGraw, N.Y., died Jan. 4, 2013, at his home. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw. A graveside service will be held in the spring in McGraw Cemetery.

 

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