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Death and Birth Notices

BOSWORTH — Francis (Frank) Albert Bosworth, 91, of East Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 31, 2012. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Friends may call from noon until the time of the funeral Wednesday at the funeral home.
COMPTON — Phyllis M. Compton, 80, of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 30, 2012, at the Groton Nursing Facility. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
DANN — Kim M. Dann, 53, of Valley View Trailer Park, Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 29, 2012, at her home. Services will be 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Groton Assembly of God Church. Interment will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the church prior to the service.
KEENAN — Ruth A. Keenan, “Aunt Honey,” 80, formerly of Congdon Lane, Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 29, 2012, in the Cortland Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. In keeping with Ruth’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services.
REHBEIN — Pamela Gruber Rehbein died Aug. 28, 2012, at her daughter’s home. There will be a celebration of life from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sept. 15 at the VFW Mattydale, 2000 Lemoyne Ave., Syracuse.

COCHRAN — Janet L. Cochran, 55, of McGraw, N.Y., died Aug. 29, 2012, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held 4 p.m. Tuesday in the McGrawville Baptist Church. Friends may call following the service in the Fellowship Hall of the church.
CAFORIO — Madeline Caforio, of Endicott, N.Y., died Aug. 23, 2012. A service will be held at 10 a.m. on Sept. 29 at St. Anthony’s of Padua church in Endicott.
COMPTON — Phyllis M. Compton, 80 of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 30, 2012, at the Groton Nursing Facility. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.
DANN — Kim M. Dann, 53, of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 29, 2012, at her home. Services will be 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Groton Assembly of God. Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. prior to the services. Burial will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. A complete obit is planned for Saturday’s paper. Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton, has care of arrangements.
HOMER — Raymond E. Homer, 67, of Marathon, N.Y., died Aug. 29, 2012, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A service will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday at the family camp.

McELROY — John D. McElroy, 94, formerly of Tully, N.Y., died Aug. 28, 2012, at Menorah Park. Services are 3 p.m. Friday at Hartwell Funeral Home, 461 Route 281, Tully. Interment will be in Tully Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
PICKETT — Donald W. Pickett Jr., 65, of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 27, 2012. A service will be at noon Saturday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call 10 to 11:45 a.m. at the funeral home prior to the service. Burial will follow at the Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.
SALTSMAN — Daniel Roy Saltsman, 52, of 22 Water St., Cortland, N.Y., died at home. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will be in Virgil Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

ANDERSON — Michele A. Anderson, 68, died Aug. 25, 2012. A celebration of Michele’s life will be at 4 p.m. on Friday at the Paquelet Funeral Home in Massillon, Ohio.
CHURCH — Patricia Church, 80, of Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 27, 2012, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Homer Congregational Church.
DALLAIRE — Marion Loraine Dallaire, 82, of Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 25, 2012, at her home. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday and 10 to 11 a.m. Friday. Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.
LITTLE — William Manley Little II, 43, died Aug. 25, 2012. Services will be 7 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Friends may call 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday prior to services in the funeral chapel.
FABRIZIO — Marie I. Fabrizio, 88, a native of Cortland, N.Y., and a resident of Fulton since 1948, died at home. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday from the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. 2nd. St., S. Fulton, and 11:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Friends may call 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.
LaFAVOR — Vernon W. LaFavor, 81, of Groton, N.Y., died Aug. 28, 2012, at Upstate University Hospital. Based on his request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services.
MAUZY — Bradley S. Mauzy, 54, of Huntingtown, Md., died Aug. 24, 2012, at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Services will be Friday at Ark and Dove Presbyterian Church, 8424 Piney Orchard Parkway, Odenton, Md. Friends may call 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Donaldson Funeral Home, 1411 Annapolis Road, Odenton, Md.
NORTHUP — Keith L. Northup, 67, of Largo, Fla., died July 30, 2012, at Bay Pines VA Medical Center Hospice.
PROSSER — Ronald J. “RJ” Prosser, 58, of Center St., Homer, N.Y., died Aug. 27, 2012, in the Cortland Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Services will be 6 p.m. Friday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. There are no calling hours.
WALPOLE — Shirley Anne Walpole died July 16, 2012, at Heartland of Zephyrhills, Fla. There will be a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Sept. 8 at St. Anthony’s Church, Groton. Burial will immediately follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery. In accordance with Shirley’s wishes, there will be no calling hours.

HULBERT — William R. Hulbert, of Kinney Lane, Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 26, 2012, in the Syracuse VA Medical Center. Graveside services, with military honors, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Cortland Rural Cemetery, 110 Tompkins St., Cortland. Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer.
LITTLE — William Little II, 43, of Cortland, N.Y., died Aug. 25, 2012. Arrangements will be announced by Riccardi Funeral Home when complete.

BROWN — Wilma M. (Heath) Brown, 71, of East Freetown, N.Y., died Aug. 24, 2012, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center, Cortland. Services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.Burial will be in McGraw Rural Cemetery. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home.
JONES — Roland D. Jones, 58 of Oak Hill Road, Moravia, N.Y., died Aug. 26, 2012, at his home after an extended illness. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.
NOLL — Anne W. Noll, of Virgil, N.Y., and Liverpool, died Aug. 24, 2012. A memorial service is being planned for Sept. 22 in Cortland.
PAYNE — Wilbert Payne, 83, of Ithaca, N.Y., died Aug. 25, 2012, at Cayuga Ridge Nursing Facility, Ithaca. Arrangements will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

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