October 25, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of May 6-11, 2019

May 11, 2019

Deaths

BAKKE — Florence Bakke, 96, of Albany, died May 8, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Third Reformed Church, 20 Ten Eyck Ave., Albany.

McGINNIS — Kathleen McGinnis died April 2, 2019. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. April 27 in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.

May 10, 2019

Deaths

HENNE — Toni Marie Gugluizza Henne, 67, died May 7, 2019. Arrangements are with Cornerstone Funeral Home and Cremations, 1052 S. First St., Nashville, N.C.

May 9, 2019

Deaths

PALMER — Donald Nelson Palmer, 75, died May 7, 2019. Burial will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. Calling hours will run from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Groton Assembly of God Church, 701 S. Main St., Groton.

May 8, 2019

Deaths

LEWIS — Norma Jean Noella Lewis, 77, died April 26, 2019.

NATOLI — John A. Natoli Jr., 70, of Cortland, died May 6, 2019. There will be no funeral. Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home. At 2 p.m., there will be a tribute, followed by burial for family and close friends at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Afterward, family and friends are invited to the Cortland Elks Lodge, 9 Groton Ave., for a meal and time together.

PALMER — Donald N. Palmer, 75, of Washington Ave., Groton, died May 7, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

SCHOOLEY — Matthew Keith Schooley, 39, formerly of Groton, died May 4, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Monday at the Groton Assembly of God. Friends may call from 3 to 5 pm. Monday prior to services at the church, 701 S. Main St., Groton.

May 7, 2019

Deaths

CHRISTIE — Mrs. Janet W. Christie, 84, of Cortland, died May 1, 2019. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. Prayers of Committal will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.

HOFFMAN — Michael S. Hoffmann, 67, of Cayuga St., Homer, died May 5, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Margaret’s Church, 14 Copeland Ave., Homer, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 US Route 11, Homer.

LOCKE — Rex Locke died April 30, 2019. A time of sharing will be 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland.

STEACY — David F. Steacy Sr., 64, of Cuyler, died May 5, 2019. The family will be present to receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa. There will also be a celebration of his life at the Cuyler Fire Station at 5 p.m. Thursday.

May 6, 2019

Deaths

LEWIS — Norma Jean Lewis, 77, of Cortland, died April 26, 2019.

WEAVER — Austin G. “Aussie” Weaver, 83, of Old State Road, Moravia died May 1, 2019. A memorial service with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. July 13, 2019, at Christ United Methodist Church, Moravia.

WOODWARD — Virginia L. “Ginny” Woodward, 71, of Prospect Street, Homer, died May 1, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Margaret’s Church, 14 Copeland Ave., Homer, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 U.S. Route 11, Homer.