Deaths and Births

Feb. 20, 2018


RULISON — Gerald E. Rulison, 82, of McGraw, N.Y., died Feb. 18, 2018. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

TOTMAN — Clarence A. Totman, 86, of Cincinnatus, N.Y., died Feb. 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church of Cincinnatus. Burial, with military honors, will be in Taylor Rural Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church gym prior to the service. 

WARD — Palma Rose/Angela Mancini “Polly” Ward, 84, of Cortland, N.Y., died Feb. 14, 2018. A requiem Mass of the extraordinary form will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony’s Church. Internment will take place with family at St. Mary’s Cemetery immediately following. There will be a reception lunch for all friends, relatives and students following the interment at St. Anthony’s Church.

Feb. 19, 2018


DAVIS — James L. Davis, 74, of DeRuyter, N.Y., died Feb. 14, 2018. There are no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter.

GREGG —Vielda B. Gregg, 87, of 2208 state Route 11A, Lafayette, N.Y., died Feb. 18, 2018. There will be no funeral services.

McCORMICK — Nan “Nettie” Yale McCormick died Feb. 14, 2018. Calling hours are from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A memorial service will follow.

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