October 23, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Dec. 17-22, 2018

December 22, 2018

Deaths

CROSLEY — Aletha L. Crosley, 95, of Carroway Hill Road, Homer, N.Y., died Dec. 21, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home when complete.

DeRUSHIA — Kenneth DeRushia, 79, of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 21, 2018. Calling hours will be 2 to 4:45 p.m. Thursday, with a service to follow at 5 p.m. at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Spring burial will be held at the Forest Hill Cemetery, Blodgett Mills.

December 21, 2018

Deaths

BURHANS — Roger J. Burhans, 76, of Atwood Road, Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Visitation will be 1 to 2:45 p.m. Sunday before the funeral service. Interment will take place in the Atwater Cemetery, Homer, in the spring.

CHAPMAN — Thelma Chapman, 88, of Walden Place, formerly of Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

FEINT — Donald Russell Feint, 85, of Gee Hill Road, Dryden, N.Y., died Dec. 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held Thursday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will be private in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.

FROST — Carl L. Frost, 56, died Dec. 17, 2018, in his hometown of Dryden, N.Y. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 28 with services following at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden, for the immediate family, and a 1:30 p.m. luncheon at the Dryden Fire Department.

KING — Peter M. King, 63, of Groton, N.Y., died Dec. 19, 2018. There will be no services or calling hours. Arrangements are with the Shurtleff Funeral Home, Groton.

PHILLIPS — Courtney M. Phillips, 19, of Brewerton, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. Calling hours are 2 to 3:45 p.m. Saturday, with a funeral service to begin at 4 p.m. at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

WICKHAM — Joshua D. Wickham, 17, of Ellis Creek Road, Barton, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. A celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Tioga Center United Methodist Church, 3024 Main St., Tioga Center, N.Y. Interment will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

December 20, 2018

Deaths

BURHANS — Roger J. Burhans of Atwood Road, Moravia, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

LEUBNER — Rita Leubner, 69, of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 18, 2018. Calling hours will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

December 19, 2018

Deaths

BENNETT — Paul Bennett, 73, of Gulf Shores, Ala., formerly of McGraw, N.Y., died Dec. 5, 2018. There are no arrangements at this time.

DALEY— Douglas C. Daley, 83 of Cuyler, N.Y., died Dec. 15, 2018. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. A celebration of his life will be held at 4 p.m. June 1 at his late home.

TRAINER — Ronnat “Nattie” Grogan Trainer, 91, of Chapel Hill, N.C., formerly from Virgil, N.Y., Malvern, Pa., and Johnstown, Pa., died Nov. 26, 2018. Her family intends to have a memorial celebration in early 2019.

HILL — Jane King Hill, 101, died Dec. 15, 2018. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Jan. 12 followed by a funeral at 2 p.m. at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Preble, in the spring.

McNEIL — Rose McNeil died Dec. 17, 2018. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Margaret’s Church in Homer. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Margaret’s.

December 18, 2018

Deaths

No report.

December 17, 2018

Deaths

MARION — Kay Maybury Marion, 82, of Ithaca, N.Y., died Dec. 13, 2018. Her family will be hosting a celebration of life at 1 p.m. Friday at Brooktondale Baptist Church toward Caroline on Slaterville Road.

NEW — Virginia E. New, 71, of Groton, N.Y., died Dec. 14, 2018. Private services will held held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. Arrangements are with the Shurtleff Funeral Home, Groton.

TEMPLE — Bob Temple, 75, of Cortland, N.Y., died Dec. 13, 2018. Calling hours will be 3 to 6 p.m., Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.