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Deaths and births for the week of Jan. 3, 2017

January 6, 2017

Deaths

STEVENS — Jeannette Stevens died Dec. 24, 2016. A celebration of life will be held this summer at Preble Congregational Church.

MCFARLAND — Richard Wayne McFarland, 62, of Marathon, N.Y., died Dec. 31, 2016, in Colombia, S.C. At his request, there will be no service.

WOOD — Mickey Wood Sr., 68, of Cortland, N.Y., died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Friends and family may call from 2 to 3 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave, Cortland, NY 13045. A funeral will follow at 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

January 5, 2017

Deaths

CARD — Ryan D. Card, 23, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 2, 2017. A service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. Calling hours will be 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home.

GOLDSTEIN — Sylvia Goldstein, 97, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Cortland N.Y., died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in the Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Birnbaum Funeral Chapel, 1909 East Fayette St., Syracuse. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the chapel prior to the service. Burial will be in the Cortland Rural Cemetery.

LYNCH — Robert J. Lynch, 93, Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 3, 2017. A calling hour will be held from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Church, 90 Melrose Road, Auburn, with a Mass of Christian Burial following at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

MANNING — Gary B. Manning, 50, of Willet, N.Y., died Dec. 31, 2016, at his home. Services will be held at a later date to be announced in April. At that time, friends may call at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. The calling hour will be followed by a private funeral service for the family at the Pharsalia Cemetery on Center Road in Pharsalia.

MARSHALL — Lori Ann Marshall, 51, of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 3, 2017. A calling hour will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday with a funeral service to begin 2:30 p.m. at Wright Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

January 4, 2017

Deaths

BOWERS — Gerald F. Bowers, 66, of Cortland, N.Y., passed away Dec. 31 at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A calling hour will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday with a memorial service to follow at 11 a.m. at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

FLEMING — Beverly A. Fleming, 73, of Whitney Point, N.Y., died Dec. 28, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. today at Sunset Memorial Services, 2659 Main St., Whitney Point.

RYAN — John A. Ryan, 87, of Marathon, N.Y., died Jan. 2, 2017. Funeral services will be held Friday at St. Stephen’s Church in Marathon. Calling hours will be at the church from 10 to 11 a.m., with the funeral following. Burial will be in the Marathon Cemetery at a later date.

January 3, 2017

Deaths

FRYE — Rosemary A. Frye, 58, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Dec. 24, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Church of Cincinnatus. Burial will be in Lower Cincinnatus Cemetery at a later date. The family will be present to receive friends at the church from 10 a.m. Wednesday until the start of the service.

GUTCHESS — Martha Wood Gutchess, born on Sept. 5, 1926, died Dec. 31, 2016, in Boca Raton, Fla.

MARCELLUS — Paul E. Marcellus, 79, of Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 29, 2016. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 
4 p.m. Saturday at the Moravia Fire Department Banquet Room. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday prior to the 
service.

WADE — Alfred E. Wade, 88, formerly of Whitney Point, N.Y., died Dec. 29, 2016. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. Saturday until service time at 11 a.m. at St. Patricks Church in Whitney Point.

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