October 18, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Nov. 19-24, 2018

November 24, 2018


HALL— David R. Hall, 72, of Dryden, N.Y., died Nov. 23, 2018. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

November 23, 2018


KLANDERMAN — Sharon Bell Klanderman, 82, died Nov. 14, 2018. Calling hours will be held 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Dec. 9, at Grace and Holy Spirit Church, 13 Court St., Cortland. A celebration of life service will follow at 3 p.m.

HARRIS — Mary M. Johnson Harris, 88, died Nov. 19, 2018. Services will be private and there will be no calling hours. Spring burial will be at McGraw Cemetery.

REYNOLDS — Gregory A. Reynolds, 50, of Locke, N.Y., died Nov. 18, 2018. Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in the spring.

ZILM — Martha J. Zilm, 92, of Fayetteville, N.Y., died Nov. 17, 2018. Services will be private.

November 21, 2018


BARRY — David Barry, 85, of Rochester, N.Y., died Nov. 16, 2018. A memorial service will be planned in spring 2019.

DESKEVICH — John Deskevich, 91, died Nov. 16, 2018. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Monday at Wright Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A service will immediately following at the same location. Burial will take place in the spring at St Luke’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church cemetary, Warners.

GOLLEY — James Golley, 84, died Nov. 19, 2018. A celebration of his life will be noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Hunts Corners Baptist Church, corner of Hunts Corners Road and Route 221. Wright-Beard Funeral Home served the family.

WARNER — John W. “Whiz” Warner, 60, of Groton, N.Y., died Nov. 18, 2018. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. A brief memorial service will be held at 5 p.m and a celebration of his life will follow the service at the Groton American Legion.

November 20, 2018


AMIDON — Marjorie Jane Ryan Amidon, 93, of Homer, N.Y., died Nov. 14, 2018. Graveside services will be announced in the spring at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer, at the convenience of the family. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home is serving the family.

McQUEEN — Grace George McQueen, 93, formerly of Greene and Newark Valley, N.Y., died Nov. 17, 2018. Services will be held at noon Dec. 1, at United Church of Christ, 32 S. Main St., Newark Valley. A luncheon to follow in the chapel.

McDONALD — Lois Jane (Morey) McDonald, 85, of Cortland, N.Y., died Nov. 18, 2018. There will be no services. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

REYNOLDS — Gregory Reynolds, 50, died Nov. 18, 2018. Services will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home.

November 19, 2018


FISK — Betty J. Fisk, 93, of state Route 41, McGraw, N.Y., died Nov. 15, 2018. Memorial services will be held at noon Tuesday at the Church of the Redeemer, 125 Tompkins St., Cortland. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday at the church. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home has arrangements.