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Death and Birth Notices

Saturday March 22, 2008

PROPER — Carl B. Proper, 76, of Bonita Springs, Fla., and formerly of Moravia, N.Y., died March 17, 2008, at the Southwest Regional Medical Center, Ft. Myers, Fla. A graveside funeral service with military honors will be held in Sand Hill Cemetery, Dresserville at a time to be announced later this year. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Wade Funeral Home, 22 Church St., Moravia.

 

Friday, March 21, 2008

WHITMORE — Doris E. Whitmore, 89, of Groton, N.Y., died March 19, 2008. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton. A private burial will be held at a later date in Groton Rural Cemetery.

 

Thursday, March 20, 2008

CORNELL — Gerald E. Cornell, 85, of McLean, N.Y., died March 18, 2008. Services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at the McLean Community Church of Christ. Burial will be in Willet Cemetery at a later date.
DAVENPORT — Richard E. “Dick” Davenport, 69, of Fallbrook, Calif., formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died March 4, 2008. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Interment will be in Cortland Rural Cemetery, Cortland. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. prior to the memorial service at the funeral home.
GRAYS — Purlena C. Grays, 99, of Maryville, Tenn., formerly of Freeville, N.Y., died March 17, 2008. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden. Burial will be at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
HENRY —Judith E. Henry, 65, of Homer, N.Y., died March 16, 2008. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Briggs-Hall Memorial Home, Homer. Burial will be at Glenwood Cemetery.
HOLLISTER — Keith T. Hollister, 80, of Sayre, Pa. and formerly of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Feb. 19, 2008. Memorial services are scheduled for May in Sayre and Dryden.

 

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

BUSH — To Gene Bush and Kimberly Leach, 1154 Route 41A, Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, McKenzie Lee, 8 lbs. 5 oz., Feb. 26, 2008.
CUSSON — To Henry J. and Christina Ramo Cusson, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Lyncoln William, 6 lbs. 15 oz., March 13, 2008.
MITA — To Eustace W. Jr. and Julie Musci Mita, 113 Overlook Drive, Media, Pa., a son, Eustace Wolfington III, 6 lbs. 14 oz., March 8, 2008, in Paoli, Pa. The mother is a former Cortland resident.
SEAMANS — To Michael and Diane Mierke Seamans, 7743 E. Keeney Road, Cuyler, N.Y., a son, Nathan Michael, 5 lbs. 8 oz., March 12, 2008.

CAUGHEY — Wanda L. Caughey, 73, of Ithaca, N.Y., formerly of the Moravia, Dryden and Groton areas, died March 17, 2008, at the Lakeside Nursing Facility. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery in Dryden.
GLEASON — Charles F. Gleason, 91, a lifelong resident of Cortland, N.Y., died March 16, 2008. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.
HERZOG — Harold Albert Herzog, 90, died March 7, 2008, in Poulsbo, Wash. Services have been held.
MONROE — Robbie C. (Stephens, Reynolds) Monroe of McGraw, N.Y., died March 13, 2008, at Passavant Memorial Hospital in Cranberry Township, Pa. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Killawog Baptist Church. Friends may call at 10 a.m. Friday at the church.

 

Tuesday, March 18, 2008

BROWN — Marian B. Brown, 96, of Homer, N.Y., died March 16, 2008, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. There will be a private graveside service. As per Marian’s wishes, there will be no calling hours.
CAUGHEY — Wanda L. Caughey, 73, of Lakeside Nursing Facility, Ithaca, N.Y., died March 17, 2008, at the facility. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
GLEASON — Charles F. Gleason, 91, of Walden Place, N.Y., died March 16, 2008. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church of Cortland. Arrangements will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home,Cortland.
MARVIN — James R. Marvin, 40, of Freeville, N.Y., died March 15, 2008, at home. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Perkins Funeral Home. Burial will be in Green Hills Cemetery, Dryden.
TICE — Harold N. Tice, 87, of Orange City, Fla., formerly of Homer, N.Y., died March 13, 2008. In following Harold’s wishes, there will not be a memorial service.

 

Monday, March 17, 2008

HELLER — To Peter and Cathryn Comfort Heller, 1978 Route 13, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Samuel Jack, 9 lbs. 7 oz., March 10, 2008.
JENNINGS — To Gary L. Jennings Jr. and Amy J. Carman, 132 Main St., Apt. 7, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Nazareth Daniel, 7 lbs. 4 oz., March 13, 2008.
KIRCHOFF — To Christopher and Margaret Gorman Kirchoff, 8908 Champion Hills Drive, Wilmington, N.C., a son, Keefe DeLaney Oliver, 8 lbs. 2 oz., March 12, 2008, in Wilmington, N.C. The mother is a former Homer resident.

AUSTIN — Terry Lynn Austin, 49, of Homer, N.Y., died March 14, 2008, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home. Burial will take place in the Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
DILLON — Prudence R. Dillon, 78, of 20 North West Street, Homer, N.Y,, died March 15, 2008, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Wright Beard Funeral Home. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the the funeral home.
HOLMAN — Dr. Carol Penny Holman, (née. O’Lear) of Nevada, Mo., died November 12, 2007.
JOHNSON — Elsie Johnson, 87, died March 16, 2008. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Groton City Church. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Zirbel Funeral Home.
KUHN — Lorraine Irene (Westfall) Kuhn, 85, of Cromwell, Conn., formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 27, 2008. Funeral services were private.
MONROE — Richard F. Monroe, 80, died March 13, 2008. A celebration of life will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at the MacPherson FuneralHome.
PARTIGIANONI — James M. Partigianoni, 78, of Cortland, N.Y.,  died March 14, 2008, in Big Rapids, Mich . A mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Anthony’s Church. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
WILSON— Judy Wilson, 60, of Tully, N.Y., died March 16, 2008 at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Leo’s Church. Burial will be in the spring at Fabius Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Hartwell Funeral Home.

 

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