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Death and Birth Notices

BRADSHAW — Blake Lewis Bradshaw, infant, of Locke, N.Y., died April 20, 2012, at Children’s Hospital in Syracuse. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.
ELLIOT — Eleanor Smith Elliott, 95, died April 19, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Private funeral arrangements are being handled by Wright-Beard Funeral Home in Cortland. Per Eleanor’s request, there will be no formal services.
HOMER — Merle D. Homer died Jan. 18, 2012. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Christian Fellowship, 1250 Fisher Ave., Cortland. Interment with military honors will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.
WYANT — James R. “Bob” Wyant, 68, of Long Hill Road, Moravia, N.Y., died April 18, 2012, in University Hospital, Syracuse. Graveside services will be held in Scipio Rural Cemetery with military honors at a time to be announced. There are no calling hours.

ADAMS — Charles S. Adams Jr., of Marathon, N.Y., died April 18, 2012. A service to celebrate his Christian life will be held at the Presbyterian Church at 2 p.m. Sunday. Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m on Saturday at the “new” Town Hall on West Main Street and one hour before the service on Sunday.
GILLES — Mary Elizabeth Gilles, 90, died at home in Cortland, N.Y., April 16, 2012. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 North Main St., Cortland. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Church in Cortland. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Fulton.
HARRIS — Nellie M. Harris, 95, of Moravia, N.Y., died April 17, 2012, in the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday in the Wade Funeral Home, 22 Church St., Moravia. Burial will be in Indian Mound Cemetery, Moravia. Friends may call from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
RILEY — Neil T. “Bud” Riley Jr., 84, of Cortland St., Homer, N.Y., died April 17, 2012, in the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of the services Monday.
TESORI — Dr. Anthony P. Tesori died April 19, 2012. The family will have a private celebration of his life according to his wishes.
VINCENT — Glenn C. Vincent, 94, of Cortland, N.Y., and formerly of Groton, died April 18, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, of 115 Williams St., Groton. Friends may call noon to 1 p.m. prior to the services. Interment with military honors will be in the Groton Rural Cemetery. The family extends an invitation to please join them following the service for a luncheon at the Groton Community Church.

LIVERMORE — Louise C. Livermore, 83, formerly of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died April 18, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Nursing Facility, Cortland. A brief committal service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Taylor Rural Cemetery.
NASH — Zachary D. Nash, 27, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died April 16, 2012. Services will be private. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter. There are no calling hours.
PURVIS — Shirley A. (Forbes) Purvis, 68, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 17, 2012. Friends may call from 3 to 4:45 p.m. Saturday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, with a memorial service to begin 5 p.m. at the funeral home.
SIMON — Mary E. Simon, 87, formerly of Little York, N.Y., died April 17, 2012. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer.
VINCENT — Glenn C. Vincent, 94, of Cortland, N.Y., and formerly of Groton, died April 18, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. prior to services. Interment with full military honors will be at the Groton Rural Cemetery following the service.

CALL — Allen L. Call, 64, of Gulf Hill Road, Cortland, N.Y., died April 16, 2012, at the VA Hospital in Syracuse.Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial with full military honors will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m.Thursday at the funeral home.
EVANS — Frieda Marie Evans, 79, of Tully, N.Y., died April 17, 2012, at Iroquois Nursing Home. Services are 2 p.m. Sunday at
Funeral Home, 461 Route 281, Tully. Interment in Tully Cemetery. Friends may call from noon until 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
LEACH — Nancy B. Leach, 67, formerly of East Homer, N.Y., April 16, 2012. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer.
PAGANO — JoAnn Pagano, 58, of Groton, N.Y., died April 16, 2012, at home. Services will be held at noon Saturday at the Groton Community Church.
RILEY — Neil T. Riley Sr., 84, of Cortland St., Homer, died April 17, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
JACKSON — Katherine Lockyer Jackson, 52, of Edinboro, Pa., died Jan. 13, 2012. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday at West Homer Hill Cemetery, Route 90, Homer.

GRIFFIS — Carl E. Griffis, 63, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 13, 2012. There are no calling hours or services.
McLAUGHLIN — Betty L. McLaughlin, 88, died Jan. 25, 2012. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Taylor Cemetery, Taylor, N.Y.
PROCTOR — Tyler Joseph Proctor, infant died April 14, 2012 at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N.Y. Friends may call from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

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