December 2, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Aug. 19-24, 2019

August 24, 2019

Deaths

CLARK — Fred C. Clark, 61, of Groton, died Aug. 18, 2019. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 31 at the DAV, 91 Owego St., Cortland.

GRIEP — Gerald B. Griep (Jerry), 85, died Aug. 21, 2019. Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Marathon Memorial Chapel, 4071 Route 221, Marathon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Marathon, at 11 a.m. Friday. Catholic burial, with military honors, at the Marathon Cemetery.

WIGHTMAN — Dale Ernest Wightman, 82, of Cortland, died Aug. 21, 2019. The memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Federated Church of New Woodstock, 2065 Main St., New Woodstock.

August 23, 2019

Deaths

SMITH — Jeffrey H. Smith, 55 of Virgil, died Aug. 21, 2019. Calling hours are 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Wright Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave. Cortland, with service following at the funeral home at noon.

August 22, 2019

Deaths

GRASSO — Helen Grasso, 99, of Westbury, died Aug. 14, 2019. Arrangements by Donohue-Cecere Funeral Home, Westbury.

LAWRENCE — Edson Lawrence, 62, of Homer, died Aug. 21, 2019. Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Bible Baptist Church, Route 281 at Lauder Street, Cortland. Burial to follow at Atwater Cemetery, Homer.

August 21, 2019

Deaths

BRENNER — Dale Brenner, 79, of Maricle Road, Cinncinatus, died Aug. 20, 2019. Wright-Beard Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

STANLEY — Sheila Mae Stanley, 67, died Aug. 18, 2019. All services are private. Pollard Funeral Home is serving the family.

August 20, 2019

Deaths

GRAHAM — Steven Curtice Graham, 61, died Aug. 12, 2019. A celebration of his life will be held Aug. 31 in Virginia Beach, Va.

HAMMOND — Helen B. Hammond, of Cortland, died on Aug. 19, 2019. There are no funeral services at this time. The Wright-Beard Funeral is serving the family.

August 19, 2019

Deaths

WILCOX — Terry R. Wilcox, 66, of Lisle, died Aug. 17, 2019. Arrangements are with Sunset Memorial Services LLC, Whitney Point.