Saturday, September 29, 2007
BAILEY — John L. Bailey, 78, of 21 Neimi Road, Freeville, N.Y., died, Sept. 28th, 2007, at the Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca, after a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Oct. 2, at the Perkins Funeral Home with Pastor Bruce Scott officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery with military honors provided by members of the Dryden Veterans Memorial Home Ritual Team. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 55 West Main St., Dryden.
BOOTH — Mary Louise Booth, 70, of New Berlin, N.Y., died Sept. 14, 2007. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Berean Baptist Church in New Berlin with the Rev. Gary Folz, pastor, officiating. Committal services will be held in the Booth-Taylor plot in Evergreen Cemetery in Spencer at 3 p.m. on Tuesday. Arrangements are being provided by the Behe Funeral Home, 21 Main St., Oxford.
BROWN — Richard L. Brown, 80, of Deland, Fl., and formerly of Pitcher, N.Y, died Sept. 28, 2007, in Deland, Fl. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.
OWEN — Rev. Leonard W. Owen Jr., 74 of Whitney Point, N.Y., died September 24, 2007. Rev. A celebration of his life will be at 1 p.m. October 5, 2007 at the First United Methodist Church of Cortland, 734 Rt. 222, Cortland. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
PHILLIPS — Gerald D. “Bucky the Cat Man” Phillips, 71, of Cortland died Sept. 26, 2007 in Kingston. Graveside services will be at 12 p.m. Wednesday at Atwater Cemetery in Homer. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home 9 Lincoln Ave.
WILBUR — Mabel E. (Brainerd) Wilbur, 85, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007. Services are at 3 p.m., Oct. 7 at John Calvin Presbyterian Church, 50 Ward Hill Rd., Henrietta, NY 14467.
Friday, September 28, 2007
BULGER — To Matthew and Alisha Bulger, Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Mackenna Skye, 7 lbs. 6 oz., Sept. 17, 2007.
MOREY — To Chad A. and Kathryn Meehan Morey, 177 Madison St., Cortland, N.Y., a son, Cameron Michael, 8 lbs. 12 oz., Sept. 1, 2007.
MURRAY — To Michael Murray and Michelle Cornell, 2995 East Freetown-Texas Valley Road, Cincinnatus, N.Y., a daughter, Myranda Rose, 8 lbs. 3 oz., Sept. 17, 2007.
KEMP — Lucy M. “Ma” Kemp, 82 of East Cayuga St., Moravia, N.Y., died Sept. 26, 2007, at Northwoods Facility, Moravia, after a short illness. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday at the Wade Funeral Home, 22 Church St., Moravia. Burial will be in Indian Mound Cemetery.
Thursday, September 27, 2007
TRABUCCO — To Jason and Patricia Tillotson Trabucco, 188 Tompkins St., Cortland, N.Y., triplets, a daughter, Abigail Ann, 4 lbs. 3 oz., and two sons, Barrett Thomas, 3 lbs. 7 oz., and Tucker Nathaniel, 3 lbs. 7 oz., Sept. 12, 2007, in Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
CARR — June H. Carr, 68, of Moravia, N.Y., died Sept. 25, 2007, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery in Dryden. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home prior to the service.
STEWART — Ruth M. Stewart, 79, of South Main St., Groton, N.Y., died Sept. 26, 2007, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St., Dryden, with Pastor Archie Smith officiating. Interment will be later in Sheds. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
WILBUR — Mabel E. (Brainerd) Wilbur, 85, died Aug. 26, 2007. Services are at 3 p.m. Oct. 7 at John Calvin Presbyterian Church, 50 Ward Hill Road, Henrietta.
Wednesday, September 26, 2007
HALL — Ethel Dolores Hall, 75, of Cortland, N.Y., died Sept. 24, 2007 at Crouse-Irving Hospital in Syracuse. Funeral services will be private. Interment will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.
Tuesday, September 25, 2007
HALE — To Jeremie Michael Hale Sr. and Erica Holbrook, 6307 Howell Road, Locke, N.Y., a son, Jeremie Michael Jr., 8 lbs. 9 oz., Aug. 30, 2007.
MONAGAN — To James and Samantha Tracy Monagan, 107 Arbordale St., Rochester, N.Y., a daughter, Natalie Elizabeth, 8 lbs. 3 oz., Aug. 27, 2007, in Strong Hospital, Rochester, N.Y. The mother is a former Homer resident.
PERFETTI — To Patrick and Carol Perfetti, 10 Pendleton St., Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Giovanna Sofia, 7 lbs. 4 oz., Sept. 19, 2007, in Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.
TINKER — To Jefferson L. Tinker II and Kara Kanalley, 6 Samson St., Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Lillian Genevieve, 7 lbs., Sept. 19, 2007.
PARKER — Franklin R. Parker, 86, of 253 West Groton Road, Groton, N.Y., died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at the Cortland Care Facility. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at the ShurtleffFuneral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton.
Monday, September 24, 2007
MARR — Alice G. Marr, 98, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007. Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul of the Cross Cemetery in Honeoye Falls. There are no calling hours.
FOOTE — Mrs. Theresa A. Foote, 83, of 4 S. Franklin St., Cortland, N.Y., died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
RIESE — Peggy Riese, 61, of Virgil, N.Y., died unexpectedly Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at her camp in Weedsport. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick’s Church, Route 80, Otisco.