May 23, 2015
GIBBS — a daughter, Remington Violet, 7 lbs. 5 oz., April 21, 2015, to Jeremey Gibbs and Wendy Lockwood, 3938 W. Cheningo Road, Truxton, N.Y.
LASHOMB — twin daughters, Ciera Rose and Skyler Jean, April 23, 2015, to Chad Lashomb and Deanna L. Morse, 690 Bacon Hill Road, Homer, N.Y.
LINDERBERRY — a daughter, Annabelle Jane, 4 lbs., April 29, 2015, to Stephen Linderberry and Carolyn Riihinen.
QUINLAN— a son, Wade Patrick, 6 lbs. 15 oz., May 1. 2015, to Michael and Emily Dovi Quinlan, 44 W. Main St., Cortland, N.Y.
TUCKER — a daughter, Abagail Nicole, 7 lbs. 8 oz., April 7, 2015, to Gary and Felicia Brown Tucker, Freeville, N.Y.
WAITE — a daughter, Aubrey Adele, 8 lbs., April 3, 2015, to Jesse and Catherine Upson Waite, 6990 Cold Brook Road, Homer, N.Y.
CRISAFI — Jean C. Crisafi, 85, of Pennsylvania, died May 19, 2015. Sunset Memorial Services of Whitney Point has arrangements.
HINKLE — Janie S. Hinkle, 81, of Truxton, N.Y., died May 20, 2015, at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Truxton United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Truxton Cemetery. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
READER — Letha D. Maine Seeley Reader, 108, of Cortland, N.Y., died March 5, 2015. A calling hour will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, with a funeral service to begin 10:30 a.m., at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow at the Willet Cemetery.
May 22, 2015
DARLING — Gary Allan Darling, 56, of Groton, N.Y., died May 16, 2015. A celebration of his life will take place in June at Fillmore Glen State Park.
REYNOLDS — Reginald “Reggie” Reynolds died Nov. 6, 2014, in Apollo Beach, Fla. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Glenwood Cemetery, 51 S. West St. in Homer. A celebration of life will immediately follow at the Summerhill Baptist Church on Lake Como Road.
STARMER — Vincenza F. Starmer, “Vee,” 84, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 21, 2015, at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Calling hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
May 21, 2015
BIDDLE — Jean Miller Biddle, 80, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 20, 2015. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Friday at St Margaret’s Church, Homer. Burial will follow at the Scott Union Cemetery. A celebration of life will follow the graveside services at 1 p.m. at 388 Spafford Landing Road, where family and friends may gather.
RECCHIA — Victor V. Recchia 77, of Cortland, N.Y., died May 20, 2015, at home. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. Mary’s Church. There are no calling hours.
May 20, 2015
No deaths or births reported.
May 19, 2015
AMO — Michael R. Amo, 69, of Marathon, N.Y., died May 16, 2015, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. Calling hours will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.
BROWN — Clarence O. Brown, 92, of Groton, N.Y., died March 3, 2015. Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Groton Rural Cemetery. Zirbel Funeral Home has care of arrangements
BROWN — Arthur L. Brown, 82, of Groton, N.Y., died Dec. 9, 2014. Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Willow Glen Cemetery. Zirbel Funeral Home has care of arrangements
PATAKI — Doris Mae Pataki, 92 of Groton, N.Y., died April 4, 2015. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the North Lansing Cemetery. Zirbel Funeral Home has care of arrangements.
DELLA MONICA — Briana Della Monica 62, of Gilboa, N.Y., died May, 12, 2015. A celebration of life ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Country Place Resort Home of the Zoom Flume Water Park, 91 Shady Glen Road, Durham, NY 12423.
May 18, 2015
KNAPP — Helen L. Knapp, 85, formerly of 6 1/2 North Main St., Homer, N.Y., died May 15, 2015, in the Cortland Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at noon Tuesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 N. Main St., Homer. Interment in Cold Brook Valley Cemetery will follow. Calling hours will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral Tuesday. The family will also receive relatives and friends at a luncheon at the Homer American Legion, 63 South Main St., Homer, immediately following the services.
VADALA — Josephine (Cincotta) Vadala, 92, of Syracuse, N.Y., died May 15, 2015, at Van Duyn Home and Hospital. Funeral services were held today. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.