Oct. 27, 2017
LEETE — Lillian M. Leete, 93, of Sheds, N.Y., died Oct. 25, 2017. The funeral service and burial will be private.
NELSON — Olga Bellardini Nelson, 92, of Binghamton, N.Y., and formerly of Cortland, died Oct. 26, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday in St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.
Oct. 26, 2017
ALBRO — Scott D. Albro, 58, of Pine St., Homer, N.Y., died Oct. 24, 2017. Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 Route 11, Homer. Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
EIBERT — Sheila L. Fellows Eibert of Cortland, N.Y., died Oct. 21, 2017. Calling hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday and from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday with a memorial service after at the Christian Assembly of God Church with Pastor Adam Gosser and Pastor Mark Lata officiating. A reception will follow in the church fellowship hall.
LEACH — A celebration of life for Rebecca Leach will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Covenant Love Community Church, 1768 Dryden Road (route 13) Freeville.
Oct. 25, 2017
ALBRO — Scott D. Albro, 59, of Homer, N.Y., died Oct. 24, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announce by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.
AYERS — Robert Rowley Ayers, 86, of Ithaca, N.Y., died Aug. 27, 2017. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.
BARRETT — Gary Barrett, 70, of McLean N.Y., died Oct. 21, 2017. There will be no public services.
SOVOCOOL — Karen LeRoux Sovocool, 51, of Homer, N.Y., died October 23, 2017. Memorial services will be held at noon Sunday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 Route 11, Homer. The family will receive friends and relatives from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Oct. 24, 2017
ABBOTT — J. Ward Abbott, 84, died Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Margaret’s Church, 14 Copeland Ave, Homer. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Margaret’s.
CUNNINGHAM — Stella Cunningham, 96, of Niagara Falls, N.Y., died Oct. 20, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Otto Redanz Funeral Home, Niagara Falls. Interment will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Plymouth, Pa.
EIBERT — Sheila L. Eibert, 65, died Oct. 21, 2017. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. is assisting the family with arrangements. A full obituary will run later this week.
LAUN — Dorothy Anna Laun, 96, of Cortland, died Oct. 22, 2017 at Cortland Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, at the McLean Community Church, 50 Church St., McLean NY, 13102.
Oct. 23, 2017
WRIGHT — Reginald E. Wright, 87, died Oct. 20, 2017. A memorial service will follow calling hours from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. 9 Lincoln Ave, Cortland.