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Deaths and births for the week of Feb. 27, 2017

March 4, 2017

Deaths

MCGARRIGLE — Jessica L. McGarrigle, 30, of Arkport,  N.Y., and formerly of Groton, N.Y., died Feb. 28, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

NICHOLS — Harold F. Nichols, 79, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 28, 2017. A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

March 2, 2017

Deaths

OLSON — David B. Olson, 71, of Hanford Drive, Dryden, N.Y., died Feb. 27, 2017, in Ithaca. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Cortland.  

REYES — Benedine Reyes, 80, of 51 Port Watson St., Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 26, 2017. Services are private. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

SMITH — Michelle L. Smith, 34, of Grand Island, N.Y., and formerly of McGraw, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Barth Funeral Home, McGraw. Burial will be in McGraw Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until the time of the service Saturday at the funeral home.

STANIER — Steven M. Stanier, 69, of 42 Church St., Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 22, 2017. Burial was held at the Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Wright-Beard Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

March 1, 2017

Deaths

BROWN — Mark P. Brown, 57, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 27, 2017, at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. A celebration of Mark’s Life will be held at a later time.

DOYLE — David A. Doyle, 85, of Groton, N.Y., died Feb. 27, 2017. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton, with a service immediately following. David’s remains will be interred in the spring with full military honors at Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

ROSE — Marion Rose, 90, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 27 at Cortland Regional Nursing Facility. At her request, there will be no funeral service or calling hours. A graveside service will take place in North Chili Cemetery in the spring.

February 28, 2017

Deaths

DOYLE — David A. Doyle, 85, of Groton, died Feb. 27, 2017, at the Crown Park Nursing Center in Cortland. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017, at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday prior to the service.

HARVEY — Keith Meeker Harvey, 77, of Sherburne, N.Y., died Feb. 24, 2017, at Binghamton General Hospital, Binghamton. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, March 4, 2017, at the First United Methodist Church, Sherburne. Friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

LEWIS — Janice L. Lewis, 86, a longtime resident of Freeville, N.Y., died Feb. 22, 2017, at the Cayuga Medical Center. Graveside services will be announced at a later date. Perkins Funeral Home assisted the family.

LOTOTSKAYA — Vasilina Lototskaya, 92, of Cortland, died Feb. 26, 2017. Evening services will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Ukrainian Pentecostal Church, McLean Road, Cortland, N.Y. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Spring burial will be at the Cortland Rural Cemetery.

MAGER — George H. Mager, 69, of Route 11, Homer, died Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

NILES — Navy veteran Charles (Bud) Gerald Niles, 81, of Indian Trail, N.C., died Feb. 10, 2017. Per his request, there will be no calling hours. A graveside service with military honors will be held at a later date for family. Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter, has arrangements.

February 27, 2017

Deaths

HAINES — Janice Anita Haines, 84, of McLean, N.Y., died Feb. 25, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the McLean Community Church. Burial will follow in McLean Rural Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday prior to the funeral.

MARGISON — Margaret Kaemmerlen Margison, 100, a resident of McHarrie Life Senior Community in Baldwinsville, N.Y., and formerly of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 24, 2017. The family will hold a celebration of life service at a future time.

SEGA — Jon M. Sega, 49, of Dryden, N.Y., died Feb. 23, 2017. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church, Fayetteville, with a celebration of life from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Craftsman Inn, Fayetteville.

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