October 24, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of April 29-May 4, 2019

May 4, 2019

Deaths

BENNETT — Barbara Bennett, 82, of Whitney Point, died May 2, 2019. Sunset Memorial Services.

STONE — Sandra D. “Sandy” Stone of Old Stage Road, Groton, died May 2, 2019. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Zirbel Funeral Home 115 Williams St., Groton, and a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with burial to follow in Groton Rural Cemetery.

May 3, 2019

Deaths

CHRISTIE — Janet W. Christie of Cortland, died May 1, 2019. Arrangements under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland, will be announced when complete.

DENNISON — Charles J. Dennison Sr., 65, of Homer, died May 1, 2019. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home is serving the family. There are no services at this time.

HARRIS — Lyman (Chuck) G. Harris, formerly of Groton, died April 25, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, N.Y. Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home prior to services.

HUBERT — U.S. Army Sgt. Tylor A. Hubert, 24, died at Fort Hood, Texas. Funeral services with full military honors will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

LUSSIER — Frank X. Lussier III, of Cortland, died April 30, 2019. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home of Cortland is serving the
family.

PASSALUGO — Beverly Sarah Passalugo, 95, died April 28, 2019. A memorial service will be at 5 p.m. Sunday at Connally/Compton Funeral Directors, Waco, Texas. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cortland.

STONE — Sandra D. Stone, 70, of Old Stage Road, Groton, died May 2, 2019. Her arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel funeral home 115 Williams St., Groton.

VREELAND — Mr. John C. Vreeland, 70, of Homer, N.Y., died April 29, 2019. Services will be private and at the convenience of family. Arrangements are under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.

WOODWARD — Virginia L. “Ginny” Woodward, 71, died May 1, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

May 2, 2019

Deaths

PASSALUGO — Beverly Sarah Passalugo, 95, died April 28, 2019. A memorial service will be at 5 p.m. Sunday at Connally/Compton Funeral Directors, Waco, Texas. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cortland.

May 1, 2019

Deaths

HARRIS — Lyman (Chuck) G. Harris, 71, formerly of Groton, died April 25, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

PENDELL — Shirley Ann Pendell, 89, of Freeville, died April 20, 2019. Funeral services will be private. Burial will be in Willow Glen Cemetery.

POERIO — Joseph Poerio, 88, of Wethersfield, Conn., formerly of Cortland, died Sunday, April 7, 2019. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

RIPLEY — Miriam S. ‘Lucille’ Ripley, 87, of Cortland, died April 29, 2019. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

April 30, 2019

Deaths

FORCUCCI — Samuel Forcucci, 96, died April 26, 2019. Calling Hours will be at 9 a.m. Friday at Wright Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

GRANT — Ernest K. Grant Sr., 71, of Homer, died April 27, 2019. A memorial will service will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

TURSHMAN — Kaylee N. Turshman, 28, of German, died April 27, 2019. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, has arrangements.

April 29, 2019

Deaths

IVES — William E. Ives, 50 of East Malloryville Road, Freeville, died April 24, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Groton Rural Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, has care of arrangements.