December 5, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Sept. 2-7, 2019

Sept. 7, 2019

Deaths

BISCHOFF — William H. Bischoff died Sept. 5, 2019. Calling hours will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday with a sharing time afterwards beginning at 7 p.m. at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home in Cortland, 9 Lincoln Ave.

HOLCOMB — Lynn Holcomb, 92, died Sept. 5, 2019. Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service time Monday at Sunset Memorial Services, 2659 Main St., Whitney Point.

REYES — Luis Reyes, 29, of Cortland, died Sept. 1, 2019. A memorial service will be at 11: 30 a.m. Sept. 14 at Grace Church and HolySpirit, 13 Court St., Cortland, followed by a celebration of life. Farone & Son Funeral Home has arrangements.

SMITH — Klaron Smith, 71, of Cortland, died Sept. 6, 2019. Calling hours will be 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Bible Baptist Church in Cortland with funeral services to follow at noon. Interment will be at Parker Street Cemetery in Lapeer immediately following the service.

Sept. 6, 2019

Deaths

CASTELLANO — Joseph Michael Castellano, 28, died Aug. 24, 2019. Arrangements are under the direction of the DeVol Funeral Home in Gathersburg, Md.

CROWNINGSHIELD — Randy S. Crowningshield, 58, of Lisle, died Sept. 4, 2019. Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point, is in charge of arrangements.

GREGG — Alice M. Gregg, 90, of Whitney Point., died Sept. 2, 2019. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service Saturday at Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point.

PASER — Lawrence “Larry” Paser, 91, of Cortland, died Aug. 28, 2019.

Sept. 5, 2019

Deaths

LACEY — Dale Allen Lacey, 67, died Aug. 27, 2019. A memorial service will be held at Westminster United Methodist Church at a later date.

TOTMAN — Rebecca L. Totman, 59, of Cincinnatus, died Sept. 4, 2019. Memorial services will be held at noon Sept. 28 at the First Baptist Church of Cincinnatus. The family will be present to receive friends at the church from 10 a.m. until the start of the noon service Sept. 28. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

Sept. 4, 2019

Deaths

BROOKES — Anna K. (Kipp) Brookes, 95, of Homer and formerly of Marathon, died Aug. 30, 2019. There will be no prior calling hours or funeral service. Friends are invited to attend a graveside service at 2 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Freetown Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

CARMAN — Augustus “Gus” H. Carman, 86, of Marathon, died Aug. 31, 2019. Funeral services will be held at noon Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Cortland. Burial will be in Marathon Cemetery. There will be no prior calling hours.

HALE — Barbara S. Hale, 88, formerly of Locust Avenue, Cortland, died Aug. 31, 2019. There will be no calling hours or services. Interment in Atwater Cemetery, Homer, will be at the convenience of the family.

LACEY — Dale Allen Lacey, 67, died Aug. 27, 2019, at his Westminster residence. A memorial service will be held at Westminster United Methodist Church at a later date. Sandifer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

LARKIN — William W. Larkin, Jr., 95, of Furman Mills Road, formerly of Brookfield, died Aug. 19, 2019. Graveside services will be private at the convenience of his family in the Graham Cemetery, Hubbardsville.

LINCOLN — Morris “Moe” A. Lincoln, 79, of Marathon, died Aug. 31, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Marathon Memorial Chapel, 4071 state Route 221, Marathon. Burial will be in Taylor Rural Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the start of the 1 p.m. service Thursday.

Sept. 3, 2019

Deaths

BROOKES — Anna K. Brookes, 95, of Homer and formerly of Marathon, died Aug. 30, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

KIAFFAS — George Kiaffas, 75, of Truxton,died Aug. 26, 2019. Contributions in George’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society. After cremation, his family will hold private services in Connecticut. Arrangements are under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.