BLUM — a son, Greyson Scott, 8 lbs. 13 oz., March 30, 2011, to Scott and Shana Wetherell Blum, Truxton, N.Y.
KANICHUK — a son, Jonathon Paul, 7 lbs. 9 oz., April 20, 2011, to Pavel and Natalia Levitskiy Kanichuk, 38 Cedar St., Cortland, N.Y.
SORRENTINO — a son, Matthew Michael, 8 lbs. 7 oz., April 22, 2011, to Scott and Erin Harrold Sorrentino, 748 Bird Cemetery Road, Locke, N.Y.
SIMPSON — Sara Rebecca Wood Southworth Simpson, 92, died April 27, 2011, at Cayuga Medical Center. Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden, followed by committal in the family plot in Willow Glen Cemetery in Dryden. At Mrs. Simpson’s request there will be no calling hours.
HAYS — Lawrence J. Hays, 71, of Groton, N.Y. died April 27, 2011, at Cortland Nursing Facility. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Burial will be at 11 a.m. May 7 in St. James Cemetery in Governeur, N.Y., with a reception to follow at the Governeur Fire Station.
MORROW — Paul W. Morrow Jr., 66, of Lincklaen, died April 23, 2011. A celebration of Paul’s life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Woodford Burdick Post 894 American Legion post in DeRuyter.
SEYMOUR — Bronwen (Bonnie) Jones Seymour, 85, of Groton, N.Y., died April 26, 2011. A celebration of her life will be planned for early summer in Groton.
DERMOTT — Robert C. Dermott, 89, of Homer, N.Y., died April 25, 2011, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Friends are invited to call at Grace Christian Fellowship, 1250 Fisher Ave., Cortland, from 4 to 5 p.m. Friday. Memorial services will follow at the church at 5 p.m.
CARVER — Harvey Carver Sr., 89, a longtime resident of Main Street, Freeville, N.Y., died April 10, 2011, in Auburndale, Fla. A celebration of his life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Freeville United Methodist Church. Burial, with military honors will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery. Friends are invited call from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden.
GEORGE — Richard (Dick) George Sr., 70, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 23, 2011. A calling hour will be held at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon, with the funeral service at noon.
LAMONDIE — Francis “Frank” G. Lamondie, 70, of Holiday Drive, Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 12, 2011. Burial with full military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Groton Rural Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
OLIVER — Frank Oliver (Butch) Butler, 59, of 187 Central Ave., Cortland, N.Y., died April 22, 2011, at the Syracuse VA Hospital. Calling hours are 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Wright–Beard Funeral home, with funeral services immediately following.