Death and Birth Notices

DRAKE — Roscoe C. Drake, 86, formerly of Lincklaen, N.Y., died May 7, 2008. A graveside memorial will be held Aug. 9 at DeRuyter Cemetery.
ERVIN — Jerry R. Ervin, 64, formerly of Taylor, N.Y., died unexpectedly May 15, 2008. Arrangements will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, N.Y.
KOLOSKY — Helen (Osbeck) Kolosky, 93, of Boca Raton, Fla. and formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died May 4, 2008. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday.
KIM — Hungsu Kim, 69, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 14, 2008. Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
LUDWIG — George H. Ludwig, 84, formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 13, 2007. His children will celebrate his life with a Mass at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church on May 24 at 1p.m., with a reception to follow in the church hall.
PHILLIPS — Elizabeth C. Phillips, 86, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 16, 2008. Services will be 9:25 a.m. Monday at the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Marys Roman Catholic Church. Friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home chapel.
POZELLA — William Pozella, of Palmyra, Va. and formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died May 11, 2008. A celebration of Pozella’s life will be held at his home 11 a.m. Friday, followed by an open house until 2 p.m.

PHILLIPS — Elizabeth Phillips, of Cortland, N.Y., died Friday, May 16, 2008, at the home of her daughter. Arrangements will be announced by Riccardi Funeral Home when complete.

ANAHORY — To Eric and Karen McGraw Anahory, 227 E. 88th St., New York, N.Y., a son, Jack Theophilus, 7 lbs. 5 oz., April 28, 2008, in New York City. The mother is a former Cortland resident.
BAKER — To Daniel and Teresa Kittle Baker, 4483 Phalen Road, Marathon, N.Y., a daughter, Faith Catherine, 5 lbs. 10 oz., April 7, 2008.
CODY — To Neceya Cody and Brandi Bilodeau, 15 1/2 Hubbard St., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Logan D., 8 lbs. 15 oz., May 8, 2008.
FIFIELD — To Gene and Julie McGraw Fifield, 2641 Route 153, West Pawlett, Vt., a son, Jacob Michael, 7 lbs. 13 oz., March 24, 2008, in Bennington, Vt. The mother is a former Cortland resident.
MOSS — To Robert Moss and Shengxia Ding, 4384 Meadow Lane, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Maxwell Clark, 7 lbs. 8 oz., May 7, 2008.
WITHEY — To Sam Withey and Kelle Recor, 6115 Stevens Road, Homer, N.Y., a son, Brock Henry, 7 lbs. 14 oz., May 4, 2008.

BEARD — Frances M. Beard, 89, of East River Road, Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 27, 2008. A memorial service will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral HomeInc., Cortland. Burial will follow in the East Homer Cemetery.
DRACH — Dorothy H. Drach  65, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb 27, 2008. Graveside services will be held  2 p.m. Friday in Virgil Cemetery.
HUSS — James Huss, 43, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died suddenly due to the result of a motor vehicle accident May 14, 2008. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced next week by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., Cortland.
WELCH — Marshall E. Welch, 83, of 15 Cook St., Freeville, N.Y., died Dec. 12, 2007. Graveside services will be at noon Saturday at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

DIAZ — Mildred Gofgosky Diaz, 81, of Bowlegs, Okla. and formerly of Willet, N.Y., died Jan. 3, 2008, in Seminole, Okla. A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Willet Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.
DITTMANN — Gisele Edna-Maria Dittmann, 49, died April 25, 2008, in Columbus, Ohio, after a long battle with diabetes. A memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at the Homer West Hill Cemetery on Route 90.
TABONE — Dianne K. Tabone, 64, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 17, 2008, in Leacanto, Fla. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of the services.

FISK — Wesley C. Fisk, 87, of Route 41, McGraw, N.Y., died May 12, 2008 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
SCHREFFLER — Ramona Schreffler, 53, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 11, 2008 in Groton. A memorial service will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Grace Episcopal Church, Court St., Cortland. Friends may call from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

FRIEDMAN — To Wayne and Kimberly McRae Friedman, 2151 Ames Road, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Lucas Matthew, 9 lbs. 8 oz., April 6, 2008, in Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
HARTNETT — To Daniel Hartnett and Theresa Dafoe, 1750 Little York Crossing, Little York, N.Y., a daughter, Evangeline Elisabeth, 7 lbs. 15 oz., April 30, 2008.

GLASSFORD — Ruth Irene Glassford, 83, of Solon, N.Y., died May 9, 2008 at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, at the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw. Interment will be in McGraw Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
HASTINGS — Wendel Hamilton Hastings, 66, of Lunenburg, Vt., died May 7, 2008, at The Pines Nursing Home in Lyndonville. A celebration of Wendel’s life will be held at a later date.
HULLAND — Barbara Hulland, 82, of Baldwinsville, N.Y., died May 11, 2008, at her home. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Episcopal Church, Oswego Road, Baldwinsville. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Falardeau Funeral Home, 93 Downer St., Baldwinsville.
ZIRBEL — Lloyd R. Zirbel, 80, of Route 41, McGraw died Feb. 20, 2008. Graveside services with military honors will be at 1 p.m. on Friday at the McGrawville Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

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