April 2, 2016
BRIGGS — Leah B. Briggs, 95, formerly of Truxton and Minoa, N.Y., died March 30, 2016, in The Grand at Chittenango. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment in Hillcrest Cemetery will be private and at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held Monday from 2 p.m. until the time of service.
LETTS — Richard B. “Dick” Letts, 91, died March 31, 2016. There will be a private family serviceat the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
MARSHALL — David P. Marshall, 60, died March 31, 2016, at his home. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
YOUNG — John Young, 89, of 12 Mill St., Dryden, N.Y., died March 30, 2016, at home. Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden, and from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at The First Presbyterian Church, 42 North Main St., followed by a funeral service at 1 p.m. Burial, with military honors provided by members of the Dryden Veterans Memorial Home Ritual Team, will be in Green Hills Cemetery, Dryden.
April 1, 2016
BRIGGS — Leah B. Briggs, 96, formerly of Truxton and Minoa, N.Y., died March 30, 2016 in The Grand at Chittenango. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
March 31, 2016
COREY — Edith M. Corey, 82, of Cortland, died March 29, 2016, at the Cortland Regional Nursing Facility. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home,9 Lincoln Ave. Private interment in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends are invited to call from 10 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service.
D’ANDREA — Hollis (Holly) Ashley D’Andrea, 67, died Monday, March 28, 2016, at home, of natural causes. Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Wright Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, N.Y. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Homer United Methodist Church, 18 Cayuga St., Homer, N.Y.
GALLAGHER — Michael “Mickey” H. Gallagher, 74, of Chipmans Corners Road, Groton, died Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at the Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2016, at St. Anthony’s Church, Groton. Interment will follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery. A reception will be held at Stonehedges Golf Course following the interment. Friends may call Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Church, 312 Locke Road, Groton.
MERRILL — Nancy L. (Talbot) Merrill, 79, of Hudson, N.H., and formerly of McGraw, N.Y., died Thursday, March 24, 2016. Funeral services are being held in Nashua, N.H., on Friday. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. at the McGraw Cemetery on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Local arrangements have been entrusted to the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw, N.Y.
March 30, 2016
GALLAGHER — Mickey H. Gallagher, 74, of Chipman Corners Road, Groton, N.Y., died March 29, 2016, at the Cayuga Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
RONGO — Frank S. Rongo, 85, of Cortland, N.Y., died March 28, 2016, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
WOOD — Stuart W. Wood, 78, of Gillett, Pa., died March 27, 2016, at Rochester General Hospital. A celebration of life will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Regal (R3), 2447 Corning Road, (Miracle Mile) Elmira. A service to honor his life will be held at 6:30 p.m.
March 29, 2016
ATKINSON — Kenneth C. Atkinson, 86, died March 16, 2016, in Sarasota, Fla. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Truxton. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
March 28, 2016
COON — A graveside memorial service for Eric M. Coon will be held at 11 a.m. April 2 at the Glenwood Cemetery in Homer, N.Y. Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life at noon at the home of Mark and Terry Coon at 5474 State Route 281, Homer.