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Death and Birth Notices

ABEL — a son, William Clifford, 7 lbs. 14 oz., May 24, 2011, in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y., to Adam and Marisa Douglas Clifford, 164 Long Road, Tully, N.Y.
BEAMAN — a daughter, Trenidy Lacole, 8 lbs. 9 oz., June 14, 2011, in St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Syracuse, N.Y., to Christopher R. Beaman and Tasha M. Sweeney, 314 Melrose Ave., Syracuse.
MITCHELL — a daughter, Kristy Jo, 7 lbs. 11 oz., June 14, 2011, to Brian Allen and Kimberly Marie Mitchell, 2263 East River Road, Cortland, N.Y.
STARINSKY — a son, William Robert, 7 lbs. 10 oz., June 17, 2011, to Andrew and Debby Williams Starinsky, 3266 Coventry Lane, Cortland, N.Y.
WAGNER — a son, Zachery Daniel, 7 lbs. 11 oz., May 10, 2011, to Daniel and Caroline Wagner, 39 Morse Drive, N.Y., Moravia, N.Y.

 

KNISKERN — Yvonne M. Kniskern, of Cortland, N.Y., died June 23, 2011.A memorial service will be held on Sunday at 5 p.m. in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. The family will be present to receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. in the funeral home chapel prior to services.

HOPKINS — Merle K. Hopkins, 79, formerly of Homer, N.Y., and Cortland, N.Y., died June 22, 2011. Memorial services, with military honors, will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer.

FOSTER — Richard E. Foster, 73, of Berkshire, N.Y., died June 11, 2011. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Atwater Cemetery, on Route 41 in Homer.
PAPETTI — Clarence James Papetti, 90, who was born in Canastota, N.Y., and grew up in Cortland, N.Y., died on May 9, 2011.
STRONG — Buel D. Strong, 89, of Cortland, N.Y., died June 20, 2011, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, with burial to follow at the Cortland Rural Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

BROWNELL — Kathryn E. “Kae” Brownell, 86, died June 19, 2011. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Funeral services and burial will be private and at the convenience of family.
FOX — Dorothy V. Fox, 78, of Moravia, N.Y., died June 21, 2011. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends are invited to call from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Monday prior to the service.
INGERSOLL — Robert H. Ingersoll, 77, died June 21, 2011, in Hemet, Calif. A memorial service will be held in Hemet, Calif.

BARNHART — Charles James Barnhart, infant child of Harrison Barnhart and Susan Ward, died June 16, 2011. A calling hour will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., followed by a service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
STOCKMYER — The Rev. Paul Chester Stockmyer, 60, of Scipio Center, N.Y., died June 18, 2011 in New York City. Calling hours are 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Brew Funeral Home, Auburn. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in the Town of Ledyard.
TORRENS — Christine Torrens, 61, of Third Street, Ithaca, N.Y., died June 11, 2011, at her home. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, N.Y.

CHURCH — a daughter, Kenli Jade, 6 lbs. 15 oz., June 13, 2011, to Brian Church and Lisa Fuller, 1115 Starr Road, Cortland, N.Y.
FASSETT — a son, Jonah James Michael, 6 lbs. 7 oz., May 20, 2011, to Joshua Fassett and Laura Patterson, 132 1/2 Central Ave., Cortland, N.Y.
JOHNSON — a son, Makai Darius, 7 lbs. 11 oz., May 26, 2011, to Jay and Kamala Hatch Johnson, Snellville, Ga. The mother is a former Cortland resident.
STANLEY — a son, Brennan Samuel, 6 lbs. 10 oz., May 31, 2011, in Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca, N.Y., to Jeremiah and Holly Morse Stanley, 222 Hatfield Road, Cortland, N.Y.

AUSTIN — Mildred I. Austin, 95, died June 17, 2011, in Amherst, N.Y., after a brief illness. The family will receive relatives and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, where the funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday. Interment will be at the Cortland Rural Cemetery.
BANKS — Lester O. Banks, 85, of McGraw, N.Y., died June 17, 2011. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday at the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw. Interment will be in Freetown Cemetery.
BROWNELL — Kathryn E. Brownell, of Cortland, N.Y., died June 19, 2011, at Crown Center for Nursing and Rehab. Arrangements are under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home and will be announced when complete.
CHAYKA — Michael F. Chayka, of Cortland, N.Y., died June 16, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Interment with full military honors will follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home chapel.
FARKAS — Alex Farkas, 88, of Cortland, N.Y., died June 17, 2011.

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