Friday, August 24, 2007
CONTENTO — Gerald Anthony “Jerry” Contento Sr., 84, of Cortland, N.Y. died Aug. 23, 2007 at home. A funeral mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Anthony’s Church at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Interment with military honors will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
HARRINGTON — Warren Edward “Squeek” Harrington Jr., 39, died Aug. 17, 2007 at his home. Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. on Monday at Homer Methodist Church, Cayuga St., Homer.
INGRAHM — Lydia R. Ingrahm, 84, of 732 Parker St., Marathon, N.Y., died Aug. 22, 2007 at the Cortland Care Center after a brief illness. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Parker Street Cemetery, Lapeer. There are no calling hours.
LEWIS — Hazel Kate Lewis, 93, of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 14, 2007 in Florida. A graveside service will be held at Willow Glen Cemetery in Dryden.
SMITH — Kathryn Ludwig Smith, 92, of Geneva, N.Y., died Aug. 11, 2007. Graveside services will be Monday at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Cortland.
Thursday, August 23, 2007
DALY — To Collin and Renee Greggains Daly, Sherman, Texas, a daughter, Delaney Mae, 7 lbs., July 28, 2007, in Frisco, Texas.
BLECK — Kenneston R. Bleck, 72, of 1055 Bloody Pond Rd., Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Aug. 21, 2007 at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Perkins Funeral Home assisted the family.
CONTENTO — Gerald A. Conento Sr., 84, of 19 Morningside Dr., Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 23, 2007 at home surrounded by family. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home.
Wednesday, August 22, 2007
BERRY — Louis E. “Buster” Berry, 60, of Central Ave., Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 20, 2007 at Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Friday at Wright-BeardFuneral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow at Virgil Cemetery. Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
WANISH — Lindsay Margaret Wanish, 20, of 6906 Confederate Ridge Lane, Centreville, Va., and formerly of Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 18, 2007 in Virginia while at work. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland with the Rev. Daniel Happel officiating. Interment will follow in the Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends and family may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Tuesday, August 21, 2007
POTTER — To Mark and Kristina Barnes Potter, Charlotte, N.C., a son, Mason Morey, 7 lbs. 7 oz., Aug. 9, 2007, in Charlotte, N.C.
SABIN — To Shea Sabin and Tashia Hammond, 1769 U.S. Route 11, Marathon, N.Y., a daughter, Melody Eileen, 6 lbs. 10 oz., Aug. 13, 2007.
STITH — To AJ Lafreniere and Elyshia Stith, 372 Pitcher Springs Road, Pitcher, N.Y., a daughter, Leah Kailyn Symonne, 6 lbs. 14 oz., Aug. 15, 2007.
TRACY — Mary Eaton Tracy, 94, of Homer, N.Y. died Aug. 17, 2007. A graveside memorial service will be held at a time determined by the family. There will be no calling hours. Internment will be in Sandhill Cemetery, Dresserville. Arrangements made by Briggs-Hall Memorial Home, 11 N. Main St., Homer.
Monday, August 20, 2007
BICKAL — To Aaron Bickal and Sherri Neff, 44 Rickard St., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Gavin Christian, 7 lbs. 12 oz., Aug. 13, 2007.
DUFF — To Timothy L. Duff and Laura M. Mitchell, 10 Winter St., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Lucian Alexander, 6 lbs. 4 oz., Aug. 2, 2007.
RIGGS — To Steve and Darcy Ballard Riggs, 15 Keith Lane, Dryden, N.Y., a son, Liam Keene, 7 lbs. 2 oz., Aug. 5, 2007, in Community General Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
HARRIS — Cora “Corky” Craig Harris, 70, of Cortland,N.Y. died Aug. 18, 2007. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Wright-BeardFuneral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 12 to 2:45 p.m. prior to the service.
SCHMOCK — Mary A. Schmock, 84, of Lake Mary, Fla. died Aug. 13, 2007 at South Seminole Hospital. A memorial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Parkside Assembly of God Church. Interment will be in the Cortland Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 12 to 1 p.m. prior to the service.
WANISH — Lindsay Margaret Wanish, 20, of Centerville, Va. died unexpectedly at work August 18, 2007. Lindsay is the daughter of Vicky MacNaughton Yates and Charles Wanish. Local arrangements will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home.