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Death and Birth Notices

Saturday, August 5th, 2006

BROTHERTON — Bruce G. Brotherton, 59, of 177 Main St., Groton, N.Y., died unexpectedly Aug. 2, 2006, at his home. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, NY 13073. Services will be announced at a later date.
ROOD — Lois P. Rood, 80, of 9 OK St., McGraw, N.Y., died Aug. 4, 2006. Private services will be at the convenience of the family. Barth Funeral Home of McGraw is in charge of arrangements.
SOPP — Phillip Sopp, 83, of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 4, 2006, at the New York State Veterans Home in Oxford. Wright-Beard Funeral Home of Cortland is handling arrangements for a private family gathering and memorial service.
ROYAL — Dorothy H. Royal, 83, of 4086 Westmore Lane, Cortland, N.Y., died at home Aug. 4, 2006. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home of Cortland.

 

 

Friday, August 4th, 2006

HUTCHISON — Agnes F. Hutchison, 99, formerly of Titus Towers, Ithaca, N.Y., died July 26, 2006, at the Veteran’s Home in Oxford. Private services were held Thursday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial was in McGraw Cemetery.
LUCAS — Cleo Bennett Portzline Lucas, 81, died Aug. 2, 2006. Friends may call at 4 p.m. Sunday at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, with a memorial service to follow at 5 p.m.

 

 

Thursday, August 3rd, 2006

HOWE — To Derek and Tammy Cutler Howe, Greene, N.Y., a daughter, Jazlynn Lorraine, 9 lbs. 7 oz., July 6, 2006, in Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center, Johnson City, N.Y.
SWANSON — To Matthew and Loni Marie Wooldridge Swanson, 802 Route 13, Cortland, N.Y., a son, Campbell Philip James, 8 lbs. 1 oz., July 14, 2006.
WALTERS — To Kaella Stedge, 265 Champlin Road, Groton, N.Y., a son, Patrik Jamyz, 6 lbs. 14 oz., July 9, 2006.
WILLIAMS — To Donald Williams Sr. and Christy Breed, 1647 Mechanic St., DeRuyter, N.Y., a daughter, Harley Jo, 8 lbs. 7 oz., July 21, 2006.

 

LUCAS — Cleo B. Portzline Lucas, 81, of 112 Dewey Ave., Groton, N.Y., died August 2, 2006, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, after a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
QUAIL — Dean Scott Quail, 45, formerly of Marathon, N.Y., died Aug. 1, 2006, in Rock Springs, Wyo., after a brief illness. Services will be held Friday in Rock Springs.

 

 

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006

GOLDSBOROUGH — Joy R. Goldsborough, 78, of Cortland, N.Y., died July 30, 2006. Services will be at noon Saturday at A.C. Baker & Son Funeral Home, 26 E. Main St., Marathon. Burial will be in Marathon Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home.
KNIFFEN — Charles A. Kniffen, 76, of Homer, N.Y., died July 31, 2006, at home. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow in Atwater Cemetery, Homer. At Charlie’s request, there are no calling hours.

 

 

Tuesday, August 1st, 2006

BUMPUS — Lois C. Bumpus, 81, of Groton Residential Care Facility, Groton, N.Y., died July 29, 2006. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home, 6033 Cherry Valley Road, LaFayette. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Fabius.
CHIARA — Marietta “Mary” Chiara, 88, died July 30, 2006. There are no calling hours. A celebration of her life will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Concordia Lutheran Church, Kendall, N.Y. Interment at the convenience of the family will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland. Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes of Albion is in charge of arrangements.
KNIFFEN — Charles A. Kniffen of Homer, N.Y., died July 31, 206, at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
MAZZONE — Martha K. Mazzone, 89, of Cortland, N.Y., died July 31, 2006, at Cortland Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A prayer service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Main Street, Cortland. Interment will follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
O’DONNELL — Margaret Frances O’Donnell, 85, of Cortland, N.Y., died July 31, 2006, at Cortland Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A prayer service will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Main Street, Cortland. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
PANKHURST — Graveside services for Pauline M. Pankhurst, 87, who died Dec. 13, 2005, will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home of Homer is in charge of arrangements.
TYLER — Margaret Smith Tyler, 95, formerly of 200 W. South St., Groton, N.Y., died July 31, 2006, at Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

 

 

Monday, July 31st, 2006

ATKINS — Robert C. Atkins, 84, of East Freetown, N.Y., died July 30, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Private service will be at Barth Funeral Home, McGraw, on Wednesday. Interment will be in McGraw Cemetery. A celebration of life will follow the service at 2 p.m. at the Solon Sportsman Club on Sportsman Road. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the funeral home.
CLEVELAND — Geraldine (Geri) G. Cleveland, 70, of 15 Kingsley Ave., Cortland, N.Y., died July 27, 2006, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. There will be no calling hours or services. Arrangements are by Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden.
LUSK — Ernestine R. Lusk, 70, of Marathon, N.Y., died July 28, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Killawog Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Killawog Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 p.m. until the time of the service Tuesday at the church. Arrangements are by A.C. Baker & Son Funeral Home, 30 E. Main St., Marathon.
MAZZONE — Martha K. Mazzone of Cortland, N.Y., died July 31, 2006, at Cortland Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A complete obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Cortland Standard.
WHITE — Florence M. White, 81, of Cuyler, N.Y., died July 30, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Home, Cortland Street, DeRuyter. Burial will be in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

 

 

 

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