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Death and Birth Notices

GRIDLEY — Barbara J. Gridley, 80, of Truxton, N.Y., died April 27, 2012, at Cortland Park Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel.
WEEKS — Joseph R. Weeks Sr., 62, of Groton, N.Y., died April 27, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Shurtleff Funeral Home, Groton.

RYAN — John R. Ryan, Sr. 80, of Warren Street, Homer, N.Y., died April 25, 2012, in the Cortland Regional Nursing Facility. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment, with military honors, will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday.
VAMVAKETIS — Susan A. Vamvaketis, 59, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died April 26, 2012, at University Hospital. Services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

AVERY — a son, Sean Joseph, 8 lbs. 4 oz., April 8, 2012, to Tom and Casey Wooldridge Avery.
BLECK — a son, Brayden Dominick, 8 lbs. 12 oz., April 18, 2012, to Ian Bleck and Christiana Mikitiuk, 5 1/2 Academy St., Marathon, N.Y.
CARGEN — a daughter, Lotus Love, 9 lbs. 5 oz., March 25, 2012, in Ridgewood, N.J., to Thomas Cargen and Jenny Marchesa, Wawayanda, N.Y. The father is a former Cortland resident.
CLUKEY — a daughter, Kylie Lynn, 7 lbs. 5 oz., April 9, 2012, to Chris Clukey and Melissa Lyon, Tully, N.Y.
HATHAWAY — a daughter, Alesondra Marie, 6 lbs. 14 oz., April 18, 2012, to Abinye Smith and Corlissia Hathaway, 86 Owego St., Apt. 6A, Cortland, N.Y.

REESE — Phyllis J. Reese, 77, of McLean, N.Y., died April 25, 2012, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
RYAN — John R. Ryan Sr., 80, of Homer, N.Y., died April 25, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
SMITH — Edith C. Smith, 92, formerly of Pendleton Street, Cortland, N.Y., died April 24, 2012, at the Groton Nursing Facility. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden, with burial to follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

DAVIS-CRANDALL — Judith L. “Judy” Davis-Crandall, 61, of St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died April 20, 2012. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home.
McCASKILL — Doris M. McCaskill, 84, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 24, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A service at the funeral home will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday.

CLUKEY — a daughter, Kylie Lynn, 7 lbs. 5 oz., April 1, 2012, to Chris Clukey and Melissa Lyon, Tully, N.Y.
DEAN — a daughter, Kennady Jade, 8 lbs. 5 oz., March 9, 2012, to John and Stacey Allen Dean, 2841 State Route 13, Cortland, N.Y.
TERWILLIGER — a daughter, Paige Elizabeth, 8 lbs. 6 oz., April 13, 2012, to Kris and Jodie Williams Terwilliger, 4303 Syrian Hill Road, McGraw, N.Y.

COMPAGNI-WHITED — Georgian M. Compagni-Whited, 66, of Colonial Heights, Va., died April 23, 2012, at Johnston-Willis Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights. Interment will be private. Friends may call at the chapel from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service.
DAVIS — Gertrude Lillian Davis, 92, died April 22, 2012, at Cortland Park and Rehabilitation Center. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, with a service to follow the calling hour.
HEALY — Rosemary C. Healy, 90, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died April 22, 2012, in Binghamton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
LEONARD — Elsie G. Leonard, 91, of Tully, N.Y., died Nov. 20, 2011. A memorial service will be held at the Tully Community Church at 11 a.m. Saturday.
SEAMANS — John R. Seamans died April 22, 2012, at home. There will be no calling hours or funeral.

BRADSHAW — Blake Lewis Bradshaw, infant, of Locke, N.Y., died April 20, 2012, at the Golisano Children’s Hospital in Syracuse. Services will be private and held at the family’s convenience.
HEALY — Rosemary C. Healy, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died in Binghamton. Arrangements under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home will be announced when complete.
SCHOOLEY — Keith M. Schooley, 57, of Groton, N.Y., died April 21, 2012, at University Hospital, Syracuse. Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Groton Assembly of God, 701 S. Main St., Groton. Private interment will be in Cooper Cemetery, Brooktondale. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton
TABONE — Rocco Tabone, 71, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 20, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
WRIGHT — Norma T. Wright, 90, of East Freetown, N.Y., died April 20, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Nursing Facility, Cortland. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

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