November 30, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of March 25-30, 2019

March 30, 2019

Deaths

CALLETTO — Vicki (Kernan) Calletto, 75 of Clearwater, Fla., formerly of Cortland, died March 26, 2019. Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

Births

KUHR — A girl, Ryleigh Lynn Marie Kuhr, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, born March 21, 2019, to Morgan Miller and Andrew Kuhr of McGraw, at Guthrie Cortland Medical Center, Cortland.

March 28, 2019

Deaths

NOWALK — Ricky J. Nowalk, 59, of East Freetown, died March 25, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Solon Sportsman’s Club. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home is serving the family.

PURDY — Elizabeth H. Purdy, 73, of Main Street, Groton, died March 25, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Interment will be in West Homer Cemetery. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday prior to services at the funeral home.

WILLIS — A memorial service for James W. Willis, of Marathon, will be held Sunday at the First Baptist Church, Marathon. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until service time at 4 p.m.

March 27, 2019

Deaths

PURDY — Elizabeth H. Purdy, 73, of Main St., Groton, died March 25, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

March 26, 2019

Deaths

MORRIS — Todd Thomas Morris, 78, of Cortland, died March 22, 2019. No funeral services or calling hours are planned. A celebration of life event is planned from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Cortland Elks Club on Groton Avenue in Cortland.

March 25, 2019

Deaths

CONTRI — Denise L. Contri, 65, of Marathon (Freetown), died March 22, 2019. A celebration of life will be held June 15. More information will be provided at a later date.

COSIMO — Salvatore “Sammy” Cosimo Jr. died March 21, 2019. Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to noon Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a funeral service at noon. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

LATEER — Shannon A. Lateer, 48, of Cortland. died March 19, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Perkins Funeral Home, in Dryden. There are no calling hours. A gathering will follow at the VFW in Dryden.

MARSHALL — Mary Jane Marshall, 71, of Cortland, died March 22, 2019. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Wright Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, followed by a time of sharing at 6 p.m.

MORRIS — Todd Thomas Morris, 78, of Cortland, died March 22, 2019. No funeral services or calling hours are planned. A celebration of life event is planned from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Cortland Elks Club on Groton Avenue in Cortland.