Death and Birth Notices

BRUNSON — a daughter, Claire Rose, 7 lbs. 13 oz., Feb. 17, 2011, in Schenectady, N.Y., to Steven and Amanda Johnson Brunson, 26 Leonard St., Mechanicville, N.Y.
CLAY — a daughter, Bailey Alexis, 7 lbs. 3 oz., April 18, 2011, to Andrew Clay and Meghan Marsh, 1493 State Route 221, Marathon, N.Y.
FELLOWS — a daughter, Emma June, 7 lbs. 8 oz., April 29, 2011, to Dominick Fellows and Stephanie Case, 124 Port Watson St., Apt. 324, Cortland, N.Y.
THOMPSON — a son, Jayden Ryan, 7 lbs. 6 oz., April 14, 2011, to Adam Thompson and Amy Robinson Lindsay, 28 South Ave, Apt. 3, Cortland, N.Y.

HOLLEY — Alexa Bolynn Holley, 16, of Newfield, N.Y., died May 5, 2011, at home. Services will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Calling hours will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday prior to the service at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Private burial will take place at the Greensprings Natural Cemetery on Irish Hill Road, Newfield.

DUDEK — Joan E. Dudek of Cortland, N.Y., died May 4, 2011. At Joan’s request, no services will be held.

AUCLAIR — DeAnne Barber Auclair, 62, formerly of Cuyler, N.Y., died Dec. 29, 2010. A reception will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Cuyler Fire House.

TUCCI — Marcia Della Tucci, born Marcia Della Monohan, formerly of DeRuyter and Cortland, N.Y., died April 30, 2011, in Arizona. Services will be held at Truxton Cemetery, with a date and time not yet determined.
TURK — Gerald Lee Turk, 75, of Cherry Street, Homer, N.Y., died May 3, 2011, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Calling hours are from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

ALLEN — James D. Allen died April 30, 2011. Calling hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home (Egypt location), 7501 Pittsford Palmyra Road, Fairport. A Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Friday at Resurrection Church, Fairport.
BEITER — Daric E. Beiter, 37, formerly of Homer, N.Y., died April 1, 2011.
GORDON — Peggy Ann Gordon, 50, of 8859 Route 80, New Woodstock, N.Y., died May 1, 2011. Memorial services are 5 p.m. Friday at Tully United Community Church, Meetinghouse Road, Tully. Friends may call at the church on Friday from 2 to 5 p.m.
NICHOLAS — Edith A. (Ferro) Nicholas of Port Richey, Fla., and formerly of Ithaca, N.Y., died April 29, 2011. At her request, a memorial service will not be held.
ROWE — Ronald C. Rowe died March 10, 2011. A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday at the McGraw Cemetery. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is serving the family.

CARRUTHERS — Helen Carruthers, 92, of Cortland, N.Y., died April 30, 2011, at the Cortland Care Center. A calling hour will be held 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Services will be 11 a.m. at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow at the Cortland Rural Cemetery.
CRAVER — Roger Craver, 91, died April 26, 2011, at the Crown Center Nursing Facility. A calling hour will be held 11 a.m. to noon Saturday Services will be noon Saturday at the Tully United Community Church, Meeting House Road. Private burial will be at Onondaga County Veteran’s Cemetery at a later time.

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