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Death and Birth Notices

Saturday, February 03, 2007

ALPERT — Margarette V. Alpert, 84, of 125 N. Main St., Cortland, N.Y., passed away Feb. 1, 2007, in Cortland Regional Medical Center after a long illness. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland, with the Rev. Michael Minehan officiating. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
MOORE — Mary A. (Burmester) Moore, 74, of Cortland, N.Y., passed away suddenly on Feb. 1, 2007, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, with Fred M.S. Downs officiating. Burial will be in Cincinnatus Cemetery.
POWELL — Col. Albert J. Powell, USAR (Ret.), 89, of Warren, N.H., died suddenly on Jan. 28, 2007. Calling hours will be held 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 12 Langdon St., Plymouth, N.H. A spring graveside service will be held in the Warren Village Cemetery, Warren.

 

Friday, February 02, 2007

BRAYTON — Ethel E. Brayton, 89, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died on Jan. 31, 2007. A calling hour will be held from 2 to 3 Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A graveside service will be held in the spring at the Atwater Cemetery.
CALANDRA — Casey Lynn Calandra, 25, of South Main Street, Moravia, N.Y., died Jan. 31, 2007. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Bird Cemetery, Locke. Friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Wade Funeral Home, 22 Church St., Moravia.
GALLAGHER — James Patrick Gallagher, 63, of Mound, Minn., passed away on Jan. 31, 2007. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Huber Funeral Home, 1801 Commerce Blvd., Mound, and the hour prior to Mass at the church. Interment will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
NEWMAN — Mary Frances Eastman Newman of Cortland, N.Y., Queensbury and most recently Eden Park Health Center, died Jan. 30, 2007, at Glens Falls Hospital. There will be a celebration of her life in Cortland in May. The exact date will be announced. Carleton Funeral Home of Hudson Falls is in charge of arrangements.

 

Thursday, February 01, 2007

GRUBER — Jeffrey Wendell Gruber, 65, of 200 West South St., Groton, N.Y., died Jan. 29 at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. A memorial prayer service be held at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams Street, Groton, with the Rev. Scott Kubinki officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.
MALLEY — Enid M. Malley, 80, former resident of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 29 in Spring Hill, Fla. Arrangements by Pinecrest Funeral Chapel of Brooksville, Fla.
SACK — Michael J. Sack, 51, of Singapore, formerly of Utica, N.Y., died Jan. 24 in Singapore. Services were held Friday in Singapore.

 

Wednesday, January 31, 2007

ALBRIGHT — To Ben and Abbey Hadzicki Albright, 24 Maple Ave., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Caden Isaac, 7 lbs. 5 oz., Jan. 28, 2007.
ALLEN — To Nicholas Allen II and Shana Piotti, 109 Tompkins St., Apt. 4, Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Maya Elizabeth, 6 lbs. 4 oz., Jan. 14, 2007.
BIRDSALL — To Dennis and Heather Hicks Birdsall, 143 Ripley Hill Road, Homer, N.Y., a daughter, Sarah Grace, 7 lbs. 8 oz., Jan. 24, 2007.
FRANCO — To Stephen and Janine Batzing Franco, 47 W. Main St., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Maxwell Raymond, 6 lbs. 15 oz., Jan. 19, 2007.
HAND — To George W. III and Mary Beth Keeney Hand, 75 Warren St., Tully, N.Y., a son, Garrett Walker, 7 lbs. 9 oz., Jan. 17, 2007, in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
HAPGOOD — To Harold Hapgood and Tammy Fisher, 7275 Ripley Hill Road, Homer, N.Y., a daughter, Aubrianna Marie, 6 lbs. 7 oz., Jan. 15, 2007.
HOTALING — To Corey P. Hotaling and Brittany R. Underwood, 60 Oak Hill Road, Moravia, N.Y., a son, Connor Mark, 9 lbs. 9 oz., Jan. 11.2007.
KNICKERBOCKER — To Christopher M. Knickerbocker and Kimberly M. Stiles, 16 Lake St., Dryden, N.Y., a daughter, Alexis Rae, 6 lbs. 13 oz., Jan. 27, 2007.
MELENDEZ — To Staff Sgt. Edward and Amy M. Kniffen Melendez, 87A Fourth Ave., Shalimar, Fla., a son, Maxin Elias, 7 lbs. 7 oz., Jan. 14, 207, at Eglin Air Force Base Hospital, Fla.
SQUIRES — To Timothy and Brenda Walker Squires, 466 Route 38, Locke, N.Y., a son, Tyler James, 8 lbs. 5 oz., Jan. 24, 2007.

ALFONSO — Rose Alfonso, 94, died Jan. 29, 2007, at Cortland Care Center in Cortland, N.Y. The family will hold a private graveside service at a later date at Mount St. Mary Cemetery in Flushing. Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden, assisted the family.
GRUBER — Jeffrey Wendell Gruber, 65, of 200 W. South St., Groton, N.Y., died Jan. 29, 2007, at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. A memorial prayer service celebrating his life will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

 

 

Tuesday, January 30, 2007

EVENDEN — Reva Redfield Evenden, 91, of Cortland, N.Y., died at the home of her daughter on Jan. 28, 2007. Memorial service will be at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Briggs-Hall Memorial Home, Homer. Friends may call from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
FALSO — Stephen G. Falso, 59, died Jan. 21, 2007, in Kentucky, where he had lived for the last four years. Services will be in the spring at the convenience of the family.
KRATZER — Dorothy A. Kratzer, 72, of Oak Hill Road, Moravia, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2007, at Matthew House in Auburn, following a long illness. A memorial service, followed by interment in North Lansing Cemetery, will be private. The Rev. Archie Smith will officiate. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 10117 Route 90, Genoa.
MASSARO — Claudia Massaro, 85, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 28, 2007, at home. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

 

Monday, January 29, 2007

BURNHAM — Laura R. Burnham, 88, of 730 McLean Road, Cortlandville, N.Y., died Jan. 27, 2007, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
EDINGER — Stanley E. “Tiny” Edinger, 74, of Preble, N.Y., died Jan. 27, 2007, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center Nursing Facility. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Leo’s Church, 10 Onondaga St., Tully. Burial will be in the spring in St. Leo’s Cemetery, Tully. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Hartwell Funeral Home, 11 Clinton St., Tully. The Elks will hold a memorial service at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.
FALTER — Pfc. Shawn P. Falter, 25, of 90 Cayuga St, Homer, N.Y., died Jan. 20, 2007, in Karbala, Iraq. Services with full military honors will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Christian Fellowship Church, 1250 Fisher Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery in Homer. Friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home of Homer is in charge of arrangements.
FISK — Ruth Josephson Fisk, a retired elementary school teacher in Cincinnatus and McGraw, died Jan. 18, 2007 in Melbourne, Fla. A private graveside service will be held in spring at the McGraw Cemetery. Local arrangements were by Barth Funeral Home, McGraw.
MENZEL — William E. Menzel, 42, of Aurora, Colo., and formerly of Homer, N.Y., died unexpectedly on Jan 23, 2007. Graveside services will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer, when weather permits. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home of Homer is in charge of arrangements.
OLIVER — Dorla Ann Oliver, 89, formerly of Harford Mills, N.Y., died Jan. 26, 2007, at the Cortland Care Center. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden. Burial will follow in Virgil Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
RIPLEY — Mrs. Ruth K. Ripley, 87, of 52 River St., Homer, N.Y., died Jan. 26, 2007, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer, will be delayed until the spring. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
VANDUSER — Sherman VanDuser, 94, of Lake Como Road, Summerhill, N.Y., died Jan. 26, 2007, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A service will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

 

 

 

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