February 11, 2017
BEAMES — Nellie M. Beames, 99, of Sevierville, Tenn., and formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 30, 2017. A Catholic prayer service will be held at 10 a.m. Feb. 18 at Perkins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden.
February 9, 2017
ADAMS — Shirley A. Adams, 81, of Cortlandville, N.Y., died Feb. 8, 2017. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Feb. 16 at the United Presbyterian Church in Cortland. A reception with follow at the church. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Interment will take place in Glenwood Cemetery in the spring.
LADD — Lou Anne Ladd, 63, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Feb. 7, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. Burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter will be in the spring.
SANDERS — Rosemary Sanders, 62 of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 7, 2017. There will be no calling hours or services. Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc. is assisting the family. To send online condolences visit www.wright-beard.com.
February 8, 2017
GREENE — Teddy J. Greene, 39 of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 4, 2017 at the SUNY Upstate Hospital. A service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends are invited to call from 3 to 4 p.m.
STEVENS — Catherine E. Stevens died Feb. 2, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Wade Funeral Home, 22 Church St., Moravia, N.Y.. There will be a calling hour from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday prior to the funeral service. Burial will be in the spring in Lickville Cemetery in Summerhill.
SWARTWOUT — Kathy (Heldmann) Swartwout, 77, died Jan. 31, 2017. Services will be held at the University of Vermont Catholic Center on Saturday. Calling hours are from noon to 1:30 p.m. at center. A Catholic Mass will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m.
February 7, 2017
BEST — Doris Best, 98, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Jan. 23, 2017. A graveside service will be held in the spring at Hillcrest Cemetery in DeRuyter.
BARTHOLOMEW — Ann M. Bartholomew of Cortland, N.Y., has died. A memorial service will be held in early summer at United Presbyterian Church of Cortland.
LOCKWOOD — Alice M. “Lal” Heffron Lockwood, 75, of Moravia, N.Y., died Feb. 5, 2017. The family will receive friends from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, followed by a reception at Stonehedges Golf Course, Groton. The services and burial will held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
MOSS — Nancy Moss, 68 of Cortland, N.Y., died Jan. 31, 2017. A memorial will take place at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Homer Elks Lodge.
SELTZER — Dora Rowley Keyes Seltzer, 98, of the Summit Elder Lodge in Moravia, N.Y., died Feb. 5. 2017. A calling hour will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday with a funeral service to begin at 2 p.m. at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, NY 13045. Private burial will be at the St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.
WHITNEY — Robert H. Whitney, 96, of North Lamont Circle, Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 4, 2017. In keeping with Mr. Whitney’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services. Graveside services, with military honors, will be held in Cortland Rural Cemetery in the spring.
February 6, 2017
HALL — Ronald W. Hall, 93, of Homer/Dryden, died Feb. 3, 2017, at the Cortland Regional Medical Nursing Facility. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, at the Dryden Baptist Church, 138 Virgil Road, Dryden, N.Y. Spring burial will be at the Evergreen Cemetery, Fabius, N.Y.
LOCKWOOD — Alice “Lal” M. Lockwood , 75 of Moravia, N.Y., died Feb. 5, 2017 at Cayuga Medical Center after a short Illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home 115 Williams St., Groton, N.Y. 13073.