Saturday, August 19, 2006
BENNETT — Florence M. Bennett, 72, of Church Street, Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 17, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A private graveside service will be in Groton Rural Cemetery at the family’s convenience. There are no calling hours. Shurtleff Funeral Home of Groton is in charge of arrangements.
JAMES — Arthur W. James, 78, of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 18, 2006. Private graveside services will be at the convenience of the family. A public memorial and celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 2 at St. Matthew’s Church, Church Street, Moravia.
PIERCE — Beecher L. Pierce, 80, died Aug.13, 2006, at his Anchorage, Alaska, home. Visitation will be at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Anchorage Masonic Center, 1431 Eagle St., with services at 1:30 p.m. Burial with military honors will follow at Fort Richardson National Cemetery. Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 737 E St., Anchorage, is in charge of arrangements.
WILMOT — Donald C. Wilmot, 89, of Fabius, N.Y., died Aug. 16, 2006, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Fabius Baptist Church. Burial will be in Fabius Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Friday, August 18, 2006
BROWN — Meredith Deyo Brown died Aug. 17, 2006. There will be a private service for the immediate family and no calling hours.
HOMER — Sally Homer, 58, of Hancock, N.Y., died Aug. 16, 2006, at Ideal Senior Living Center, Endicott.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Hancock Baptist Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Interment will be in the Parker Street Cemetery in LaPeer.
Thursday, August 17, 2006
HERNANDEZ — Brenda Lynn Hernandez, 49, formerly from the Beaver Meadow area, died July 27, 2006, in her home in Riverview, Fla. A memorial service celebrating her life will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Pitcher Federated Church, Route 26, Pitcher.
HOFFMANN — Francis T. “Soot” Hoffmann, 94, formerly of 6532 Short Road, Truxton, N.Y., died Aug. 14, 2006, at Cortland Care Center, where he had been living since 2005. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church, Route 13, Truxton. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer.
Wednesday, August 16, 2006
GAMEL — To Rick and Rebecca Schepler Gamel, 870 Salt Road, Groton, N.Y., a son, Nicholas Richard, 7 lbs. 1 oz., July 24, 2006, in Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
JOHNSON — To Tiffany Russell Johnson, 1 Prospect St., Apt. 1, Homer, N.Y., a son, Maddox Ray, 7 lbs. 1 oz., Aug. 10, 2006.
McCRACKEN — To Brian Edward and Amy Edwards McCracken, 5700 Brown Road, Truxton, N.Y., a daughter, Emily Rose, 6 lbs. 1 oz., July 29, 2006.
PHALEN — To Christopher and Layla Trombley Phalen, 51 N. Church St., Apt. 2, Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Jenna Noelle, 5 lbs. 14 oz., July 29, 2006.
PURVES — To Derrick and Jennifer Rodman Purves, 1744 O’Shea Road, Apt. 3, Homer, N.Y., a daughter, Courtney Lynne, 7 lbs. 7 oz., Aug. 1, 2006.
PRIBULA — Joseph F. Pribula, 69, of Hamlin Street, Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 15, 2006, at his home. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church in Cortland. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A prayer service will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
THAMES — Doris Bacon Thames of Sumter, S.C., and formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 11, 2006.
WILDMAN — Louise Potter Wildman, 95, of Sun City Center, Fla., died July 26, 2006. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pitcher Cemetery. K.L. Sharp Funeral Home of Cincinnatus is in charge of local arrangements.
Tuesday, August 15, 2006
HOFFMANN — Francis T. Hoffmann, 94, formerly of 6532 Short Road, Truxton, N.Y., died Aug. 14, 2006, at Cortland Care Center, where he had lived since 2005. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home of Homer.
MACIE — Raymond Macie, 87, of Northwoods of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 12, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Wright-Beard Funeral Home of Cortland is in charge of arrangements.
POP — Ana “Mama Ana” Pop, 85, of 8 Wheeler Ave., Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 12, 2006, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
SHAW — Phyllis Shaw, 82, longtime resident of Cortland, N.Y., and most recently of San Diego, Calif., died Aug. 11, 2006, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Laurie and Gary Petill, in San Diego. A celebration of her life will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 1 at Willowbrook Country Club and Golf Course.
Monday, August 14, 2006
BRASHEAR — Angela N. Brashear, 63, of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 11, 2006, at Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Catherine’s Greek Orthodox Church, 120 W. Seneca St., Ithaca. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Ithaca. Friends may call at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton, from 6 to 8 pm. Tuesday, with a Trisagion service at 7:30 p.m.
KRUPAS — Joseph J. Krupas, 83, of 60 Reuben St., Ithaca, N.Y., and formerly of 515 Hector St., Ithaca, died Aug. 13, 2006, at the Cayuga Medical Center. There will be no public services. A private interment will be held in Lakeview Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Bangs Funeral Home, Ithaca.
MARQUIS-GLOVER — Corinne Lee Marquis-Glover, 49, of 24 James St., Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 6, 2006, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden. Burial will be private. Friends may call from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.