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Deaths and Births for March 27-April 4, 2017

April 1, 2017

Deaths

APPLEGATE — Lillian Applegate, 99, of Moravia N.Y., died March 30, 2017. Services will be private at the convenience of the family.  Burial will be in the Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. 

March 31, 2017

Deaths

HERRINGTON — Norah Herrington, 72, of Cortland, N.Y., diedMarch 30, 2017, at Crown Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Cortland. As she requested, there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting family.

ODINEK — Louis G. Odinek, 93, died, March 29, 2017, at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 11 a.m. in St. Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church in Marathon, concelebrated by the Rev. Douglas Cunningham and the Rev. Lester Smith. Prayers of committal in Marathon Cemetery will be delayed until spring. There are no calling hours. A luncheon and a time for sharing will follow the funeral mass downstairs in the church. All are invited.

DEVINE — Pamela Devine, 76, died March 30, 2017, following a brief illness. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden, N.Y. There are no formal services. Delayed burial will be in McLean Rural Cemetery, McLean.

March 30, 2017

Deaths

BURDICK — Susan C. Burdick, 64, of DeRuyter, N.Y., passed away Monday, March 27, 2017. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Lawrence Church, DeRuyter. Rite of Committtal and burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter. Calling hours are 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter.

FARLEY — Edgar A. Farley of DeRuyter, N.Y., passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Church of DeRuyter. Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter, has arrangements.

SOULE — Judith A. Soule, 67, of Cortland, N.Y., died March 29, 2017, at Crown Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. A calling hour will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

March 29, 2017

Deaths

CORSER — Marianne Elizabeth Lucas Corser died March 24, 2017. A private family memorial service will be held Saturday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church and Cemetery in Groton.

March 28, 2017

Deaths

CAREY — Gerald Francis Carey, 93, of Locke, N.Y., died March 26, 2017. A Mass of Christian burial will be at noon Friday in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Groton. Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton.

HARVEY — Wanda Fox Harvey, 68, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and formerly of Marathon, N.Y., died March 21, 2017. Graveside services were held March 24 in Tennessee.

SNOWBERGER — Clyde M. Snowberger, 74, formerly of McLean, Freeville and Groton, N.Y., died March 24, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Perkins Funeral Home. Delayed burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Newfield. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden.

March 27, 2017

Deaths

SNOWBERGER — Clyde M. Snowberger, 74, died March 24, 2017. Perkins Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

TIFFT — Jerome “Edwin” Tifft, 80, of Marathon, N.Y., died March 24, 2017. Calling hours will be held 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

Births

FITTS — A boy, Jonathan Anders Fitts, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, born March 17 to Jeffrey and Vanessa Fitts of Cortland at Cortland Regional Medical Center.