Death and Birth Notices

Saturday, December 22, 2007

FLICK — Betty V. Flick, 83, of Skinner Hill Road., Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 21, 2007, at her home following a long illness. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Wade Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service.
LUDWIG — George Henry Ludwig, of Union Springs, N.Y.,  died Dec. 13, 2007, after a long illness at age 84. A memorial service is planned for this spring.
KING —Kaye E. King, 74, of McGraw, N.Y., died Dec. 21, 2007, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, at the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw. Spring interment will be McGraw Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
MAYBURY — Doris Skinner Maybury, 92, of Walden Place, Cortland, N.Y. and formerly of Solon, died Dec. 21, 2007, in Cortland Regional Medical Center. There will be a graveside service in McGraw Cemetery in the spring.
REHBEIN — Thelma B. Rehbein, 83, of Groton, N.Y., and formerly of McLean, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at the Groton Nursing Facility, Groton. A funeral Mass will be offered at 11 a.m. Thursday at Holy Cross Church. Friends are invited to call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Perkins Funeral Home and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church prior to the Mass.


Friday, December 21, 2007

MUIR — To Brian Muir and Katie James, 284 Hunts Corners-Center Lisle Road, Marathon, N.Y., a son, Zachary Alexander, 8 lbs. 1 oz., Dec. 13, 2007.
TOBIN — To Thomas and Andrea Morrison Tobin, 30 Charles St., Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Lily Danielle, 8 lbs. 9 oz., Dec. 18, 2007.

CORNWELL — Robert M. Cornwell Sr., 84, of 23 Valley View Drive, Groton, N.Y., died Dec. 20, 2007. Services will be held at noon on Saturday at the Zirbel Funeral Home. The family will receive friends 10 a.m. to noon prior to the service. Interment will be in the Groton Rural Cemetery.
HAMMON — Patricia Frances (O’Brien) Hammon, 71, of Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 20, 2007, surrounded by her loving family at the Cortland Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Calling hours will be Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 10117 Route 90, Genoa, with the service immediately following at 4 p.m. Interment will be in Bird Cemetery, Locke, in the spring.
LaVIGNE — John A. LaVigne, 70, of Fairview Drive., Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 20, 2007, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home.
WITCHGER — Kathleen Anne (Deasy) Witchger, 60, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Dec. 18, 2007, at home. A Resurrection Mass was held today at St. Pius X Catholic Church followed by interment in Calvary Cemetery, Indianapolis.


Thursday, December 20, 2007

BUCHANAN — To Pvt. John Buchanan and Amanda Greenwood, Baulmholder, Germany, a son, John Jr., 8 lbs., Nov. 4, 2007, in Germany.
DOW — To Sgt. 1st Class Tom and Jessica Dow, Fort Campbell, Ky., a daughter, Kenna Ashley-Mae, 6 lbs. 7 oz., Nov. 22, 2007, at Fort Campbell, Ky.
EATON — To Asa Eaton and Brittanny Knickerbocker, 5425 Route 221, Cincinnatus, N.Y., a daughter, Kennedy Lane, 5 lbs., Dec. 7, 2007.
STARK — To Jeffery and Erica McNally Stark, 15 Scammell St., Cortland, N.Y., a daughter, Leah Patricia, 7 lbs. 9 oz., Dec. 14, 2007.

BENNETT — Jeanne Marie Bennett, 77, of 783 Elm Street Ext., Groton, N.Y., died Dec. 19, 2007, with her family by her side at the Cortland Regional Medical Center, following a long illness. At Jeanne’s request, there are no calling hours or funeral services.


Wednesday, December 19, 2007

CHERNOW — Theodore Chernow, 89, died Dec. 8, 2007. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
HORNER — Richard I. Horner, 69, of Dryden, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2007. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday ath the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
PRESTON — Hilda R. Preston, 80, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Dec. 15, 2007. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the United Church of Deruyter. Friends may call from 2 to 4  and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the Smith Funeral Home in DeRuyter.


Tuesday, December 18, 2007

LYON — Otis C. “Junior” Lyon, Jr., of Bower St., Cortland, N.Y. died Dec. 16, 2007, at his home. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church, 30 Homer Ave., Cortland with the Rev. Stephen Sigourney officiating. There are no calling hours. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. of Cortland is serving the family.
MILLER — Clifford J.Miller, 56, of Freeville, N.Y., died Dec. 15, 2007, in Syracuse. A memorial service will be at 12 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home with the Rev. Leslie Smith officiating. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday prior to the service at the funeral home.
WILK — Stanley J. Wilk, 88, of W. Blodgett Mills Road, Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 16, 2007 at the Cortland Care Center. A funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home with the Rev. Janet Lee officiating. Interment will take place in the Virgil Cemetery in the spring. Friends may call from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on Thursday prior to the service.


Monday, December 17, 2007

LAWRENCE — Charles M. Lawrence, 81, of Moutainview Drive, Homer, N.Y., died Dec. 15, 2007 at his residence. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday with the Rev. Matthew Smith officiating. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday.


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