Death and Birth Notices

ALLYN — a daughter, Kenra Faye, 3 lbs. 6 oz., July 10, 2009, in Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y., to Jess and Debra Genter Allyn, 1699 Nanticoke Rive, Endicott, N.Y.
AUSTEN-HINES — a daughter, Blayke Traves, 8 lbs. 4 oz., June 25, 2009, to IKeri Austen and Chadd T. Hines, Cortland, N.Y.
BAKER — a son, Liam Justin, 9 lbs., July 17, 2009, to Justin and Lori Klein Baker, 3395 Maple St., Blodgett Mills, N.Y.
NELSON — a son, Breylon Ross, 8 lbs. 3 oz., June 20, 2009, to Brent and Natalee Nelson, Freeville, N.Y.
SCHMIDT — a daughter, Kera Rekee, 7 lbs. 1 oz., July 6, 2009, to Kevin and Naomi Welton Schmidt, 4338 Hicks Hill Road, McGraw, N.Y.
TURNER — a daughter, Ava Mae, 8 lbs. 2 oz., June 19, 2009, to William and Heidi Stevens Turner, 1418 Route 392, Cortland, N.Y.

HOY — James Douglas Hoy, 49, died July 22, 2009 at University Hospital in Syracuse, N.Y. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Believer’s Chapel, 7912 Thompson Road, Cicero.
MILLER — Deborah Knapp Miller, 53, of LaFayette, N.Y., died July 21, 2009, at Crouse Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Ballweg and Lunsford Funeral Home, 2584 Field Lane, LaFayette. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Columbian Presbyterian Church, corner of Route 20 and Route 11, LaFayette.

DOUGLAS — Mark Lee Douglas, 48, of E. River Road, Cortland, N.Y., died July 21, 2009, after having passed away from a long battle with cancer at his parents’ home. There are no calling hours or funeral services. A graveside ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Cortland Rural Cemetery.
NORTZ — Allan E. Nortz, 82, of Manlius, N.Y., died July 19, 2009. Services will be Saturday at St. Ann’s Church, Manlius. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter. There are no calling hours.

MASTRONARDI — John A. Mastronardi, 59, of Cortland, died July 20, 2009. There are no services or calling hours. Arrangements are by Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland, N.Y.
TILDEN — John A. Tilden, Sr., 75, formerly of Fabius, N.Y., died July 20, 2009. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday at the Hartwell Funeral Home, 11 Clinto St. (Route 80), Tully, N.Y. Burial will follow at the Fabius Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

MacHENRY — a son, Rogan Blake, 7 lbs. 15 oz., June 15, 2009, to Jason MacHenry and Naomi Hollenbeck, 16 Pendleton St., Cortland, N.Y.
PERRAULT — a son, Luis Daniel, 7 lbs. 15 oz., June 5, 2009, to Luis G. and Sarah Jean Chrysler Perreaux, 42 Hamlin St., Cortland, N.Y.
TIFFT — a son, Leonardo Uriel Tipanero, 7 lbs. 6 oz., June 19, 2009, to Jerome E. and Rosalie Tipanero Tifft, PO Box 100, Harford, N.Y.
WEST — a daughter, Olivia Rose, 6 lbs. 13 oz., May 29, 2009, to Brandon and Audrey West, Cleveland Street, Cortland, N.Y.


KEECH —Sheila K. Keech, 64, of Cindella Lane, Dryden, NY died July 19, 2009. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Perkins Funeral Home. Burial will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends are invited to call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, 55 West Main St., Dryden, NY.
VINCENT — Beulah Vincent, 101, formerly of the Brewster House, died July 19, 2009. Calling hours will be Thursday 11 a.m. to noon with a service to begin at noon at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow in the Cortland Rural Cemetery.
WEST — Donald C. West Sr., 66, 3225 E. River Rd., Truxton, died July 17, 2009. Friends are invited to call on Wednesday from 4 to 7 the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A time of sharing memories and stories will begin at 7 p.m..


FULLER — Darlene R. Fuller, 50, of Kinney Gulf Road, Cortland, died July 17, 2009. Services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Wright Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
KLEISATH — Kaye H. Kleisath, 71, of West Little York Lake Road, Preble, died July 17, 2009. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Margaret’s Church, 14 Copeland Ave., Homer. Interment will be in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Smethport, Pa. on Wednesday at 4 p.m. Friends may call at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home Tuesday from 6-8 p.m.
RITTER — Eleanor M. Ritter, 78, of Willet, NY died July 13, 2009. A memorial service for Eleanor will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Killawog United Methodist Church.


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