DARROW — a son, Liam Matthew, 7 lbs. 13 oz., Feb. 5, 2012, to Zachary and Jessie Browning Darrow, 4311 Suarez Road, Cincinnatus, N.Y.
LOWIE -— a son, Rexford Stephen, 7 lbs. 1 oz., Feb. 18, 2012, to Mark and Haley Fredenburg Lowie, 589 Lake Como Road, Cortland, N.Y.
RAINBOW — a daughter, Harper Corie, 8 lbs. 12 oz., Feb. 19, 2012, to Derek Rainbow and Caitlin Baker, 15 Delaware Ave., Cortland, N.Y.
SUN — a son, Theo Walter Xiaolong, 6 lbs. 1 0 oz., Feb. 3, 2012, in Summit, N.J., to Marvin Sun and Hillary Tennant, 539 Lenox Ave., Westfield, N.J. The mother is a former Cortland resident.
VAN PATTEN — a daughter, Brooklee Marie, 8 lbs. 7 oz., Feb. 3, 2012, to Lynn VanPatten and Lindsey Eccleston, 7429 Otisco Valley Road, Preble, N.Y.
NELL — Glenda L. Nell, 64, of Binghamton, N.Y., died Feb. 22, 2012, at United Health Services-Wilson in Johnson City. A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. Burial will be in Truxton Cemetery. Calling hours will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
AYERS — Madeline C. Ayers, age 89, of 809 N. Aurora St., Ithaca, N.Y., died Feb. 19, 2012, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends are invited to call from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
BRADY — a son, Teagan Michael, 6 lbs. 9 oz., Feb. 18, 2012, to Todd Brady and Coriann Ratliff, 1 Kingsley Ave., Cortland, N.Y.
KOLB — a son, Christian James, 6 lbs. 8 oz., Jan. 8, 2012, to James Kolb and Amanda Blum Allen, 22 Elm Ave., Apt. 2, Homer, N.Y.
PRENTICE — Babe B. Prentice, 54, of Marathon, N.Y., died Feb. 19, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
WITKO — Marion Alice Witko, 87, formerly of Dryden, N.Y., died Feb. 20, 2012, at Cortland Park Rehabilitation Center. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, at Holy Cross Church, 375 George Road, Freeville. Burial will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden.
HAPGOOD — Dawson Elliot Harold Hapgoood died Feb. 17, 2012. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Fairview Drive, Cortland. Friends may call from 3 to 4 p.m. prior to the funeral at the church. Spring burial will be at the Scott Union Cemetery.
BLOODGOOD — John Bloodgood, 81, of Cortland N.Y., died Feb. 17, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center Nursing Facility. A prayer service will be held 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
CASEY — Paul Casey, 90, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 17, 2012, at the Crown Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Honoring Casey’s request there will be no public services. A private memorial service will be held at later date.
HILLS — Kathryn J. Hills, 94, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Feb. 16, 2012, at University Hospital in Syracuse. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
KNAPP — M. June Sellen Knapp, 86, of Preble, N.Y., died Feb. 18, 2012, following a lengthy illness. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Preble Congregational Church, 1953 Preble Road, Preble. In keeping with June’s wishes, there will be no calling hours.