October 25, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Sept. 23-28, 2019

Sept. 28, 2019

Deaths

FRANCIS — Marianna Francis, 72, of Cortland, died Sept. 26, 2019. There are no services. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.

HALLIWELL — Doris Halliwell, longtime resident of Venice, Fla., and Kings Park, died Sept. 23, 2019. A memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Oct. 12, 2019, at Epiphany Cathedral in Venice, Fla., followed by interment at Venice Memorial Gardens.

RAKER — Douglas Raker, 57, of Cortland, died Sept. 26, 2019. There will be no funeral services. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Sept. 27, 2019

Deaths

HART — Donald Lawrence Hart, 74, of Cortland, died Sept. 21, 2019. No calling hours are planned. A graveside service is planned for late October.

Sept. 26, 2019

Deaths

HOLMES — Albert L. Holmes, 71, of Georgetown, died Sept. 23, 2019. Calling hours will be noon to 2 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter, with the funeral service to follow. Burial, Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter.

TODD — Georgiana Todd, 78, of Route 90, Locke, died Sept. 23, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Interment will follow in Bird Cemetery, Locke. Friends may call from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

WARREN — Russell E. Warren, 86, of McGraw, died Sept. 23, 2019. Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a funeral service at noon, with burial at Glenwood. Friends and family are welcome to attend a celebration of life at the East Homer Grange immediately following the interment.

Sept. 25, 2019

Deaths

DAVIS-GRAHAM — Kathryn Fay Davis-Graham, 67, of Palm Bay, Fla., formerly of Dryden, died Sept. 21, 2019.

GEORGE — Donald “Don” G. George, 94, of Cincinnatus, died Sept. 23, 2019. The family will be present to receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 5 at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. There will be no formal funeral service.

ROWE — Edith P. Rowe, 92, of Willet died Sept. 23, 2019. A graveside service will be held at Lower Cincinnatus Cemetery at a date and time to be announced. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

TODD — Georgianna P. Todd, 78, of Locke, died Sept. 23, 2019. Arragements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

Sept. 24, 2019

Deaths

ALBERTS — Patricia Ann Alberts, of McGraw, died Sept. 21, 2019. Calling hour will be 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, with a memorial service to begin at 10 a.m.

FABRIZIO — Esther L. Fabrizio, 98, died Sept. 14, 2019. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church. There will be a gathering of friends and family at the church following the ceremony.

HOUGHTALEN — Theodore I. “Ted” Houghtalen, 73, of Cortland, died Sept 21, 2019. Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cortland Rural Cemetery.

LOHR — Edith H. Lohr (Fuller) died Sept. 20, 2019. Calling hours will be from 9 to 10 Wednesday at the J.F. Rice Funeral Home, 150 Main St., Johnson City. Burial at the Glen Castle Cemetery.

PARKS — Ralph C. Parks, 87, died Sept. 22, 2019. There will be no services.

REHBEIN — Francis “Fran” G. Rehbein, 69, died Sept. 20, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 5 at Paddletown St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 355 Church Road, Etters, Pa. There will be visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. that day.

Sept. 23, 2019

Deaths

LEONARD — Harold A. Leonard, 74, formerly of Cortland, died Sept. 20, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. The family will receive friends and relatives at the funeral home from noon until the time of the funeral service on Wednesday.