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Death and Birth Notices

January 30, 2016

DRAKE — Eunice Burrows Drake, 93, formerly of Lincklaen, N.Y., died Jan. 16, 2016, in Greenville, S.C. A memorial service will be held in the summer at the Celebration Community Church in Lincklaen.
GREENE — Dorothy “Dottie” Greene, 92, died Jan. 27, 2016, at the Cortland Park Nursing Facility. There are no services.
HARRIS — Patti Harris, 59, of the Friendship House, Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2016, at Crown Center. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
TERPENING — Eunice Terpening, 94, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2016, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center Nursing Facility. Calling hours will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Monday followed directly by a funeral service at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will be at the Virgil Cemetery.

ANDREJKO — a son, Samuel Robert, 8 lbs., 10 oz., April 14, 2015, to Ted and Molly Reagan Andrejko, of Cortland, N.Y.
GLEASON — a daughter, Aubrey Marie, 5 lbs., 9 oz., Jan. 16, 2016, to Joshua Gleason and Erica Howser, 3 Crawford St., Apt. 2, Cortland, N.Y.
GOODWIN — a son, Hunter Cole, 6 lbs., 15 oz., Jan. 22, 2016, to Jesse Goodwin and Katelyn Armstrong, 44 Kingsley Av. Ext., Cortland, N.Y.

January 29, 2016

BARTH — Ellen R. Barth, of 42 E. Main Street, McGraw, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the McGraw United Methodist Church. Private burial services will be held at the Tully Cemetery in Tully. Visitation is from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the church.
GARDNER — Lynn S. Gardner, 80, of Freeville, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2016, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Feb. 6 at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m.
GRANT — Harold E. “Sonny” Grant, 74, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 27, 2016, at his residence. A full obituary will run at a later date. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with arrangements.
GUTCHESS — Wayne E. Gutchess, 79, of Groton, N.Y., died Jan. 26, 2016, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday in St. Anthony’s Church, Groton. Friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday.
JOHNSON — Ruth Johnson, 90, a Cortland, N.Y., native, died Jan. 26, 2016. There are no plans for a memorial service.
YACONO — Margaret Yacono, 83, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 27, 2016, in Brandon, Fla. A full obituary will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home the week of Feb. 8.

January 28, 2016

BARTLETT — William E. Bartlett, 75, of Hart Road, Dryden, N.Y., died Jan. 27, 2016, at the Beechtree Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ithaca. Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial in Willow Glen Cemetery will be delayed. Visitation is from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
BROWN — James W. Brown Sr. 76, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 20, 2016. Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Visitation will be held at this time for James and his wife, Sandra Brown. There are no services scheduled. Burial in the spring will be private and at the family’s convenience.
DREW — Franklin “Frank” Drew, 61, died Jan. 26, 2016 in Cortland, N.Y. Services are at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hartwell Funeral Home, 461 Route 281, Tully.

January 27, 2016

LOOMIS BLANCHARD — Jody Loomis Blanchard, 51, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Jan. 25, 2016, at her home. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home in Cincinnatus. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.

January 26, 2016

ALLEN — Mr. Nicholas R. Allen, 63, of Cortland, died Jan. 24, 2016, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in the Riccardi Funeral Home Chapel, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. A prayer service will conclude the visitation at 1 p.m. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
BROWN — Richard Brown, 63, of Spafford, died Jan. 23, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse. Calling hours will be from 6 to8 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, N.Y., 13045. There will be no funeral services. A private spring burial will be at the Cold Brook Cemetery.
GRIFFIN — Daniel Griffin, 56, of Cortland, died Jan. 23, 2016, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at3 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A calling hour will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. prior.
LOOMIS BLANCHARD — Jody Loomis Blanchard, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, N.Y.

January 25, 2016

ALLEN — Nicholas Allen of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 24, 2016, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Arrangements under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home will be announced when complete.
BROWN — James W. Brown Sr. 76, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 20, 2016. Arrangements under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home will be announced when complete.
LEONARD — Nanette G. Leonard, 57, of Pitcher, N.Y., died Jan. 23, 2016, at her home. A memorial service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
PEASE — Helene Marie Pease, 75, of Homer, N.Y., died Jan. 22, 2016. A graveside celebration will be held in the spring.

 


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