November 27, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Oct. 28-Nov. 2, 2019

Nov. 2, 2019

Deaths

FERRIS — Willy Ferris, 68, of Cortland, died Oct. 31, 2019. Any known survivors please contact Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc.

HILL — Charlene E. Hill, 75, of Snyder Hill Road, Cortland, died Nov. 1, 2019. There will be no services or calling hours.

LITTLE — Patricia J. Little, 82, formerly of McGraw, died peacefully Oct. 18, 2019. A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. May 16 at The St. Charles, Central Avenue, Cortland.

PIMM — Earl M. Pimm, 80, of Cortland, died Oct. 31, 2019. A memorial service will be held at noon Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends are invited to call from 10 a.m. to noon Monday prior to the service. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery at a later date.

Nov. 1, 2019

Deaths

BANWELL — Jean E. Banwell, 89, of Groton, died Oct. 28, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Family will receive friends noon to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will be in Groton Rural Cemetery.

PIMM — Earl M. Pimm, 80, of Cortland, died Oct. 30, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home.

Oct. 31, 2019

Deaths

McCALL — Patricia B. McCall, 82, of Truxton, died Oct. 25, 2019. A graveside service with the Rite of Committal and burial will be held at noon Saturday at Truxton Cemetery.

Oct. 30, 2019

Deaths

BANWELL — Jean Banwell, 89, formally of Groton, died Oct. 28, 2019. Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton, has arrangements.

DILLON — Charles “Charlie” E. Dillon, 80, of Cortland, formerly of Locke, died Oct. 27, 2019. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

POST — Richard L. Post, 69, of, Cortland, died Oct. 24, 2019. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc. is assisting the family with arrangements.

Oct. 29, 2019

Deaths

BENTLEY — Grace Van Tuyl Bentley, 99, died Oct. 23, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at the United Presbyterian Church of Cortland. Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 8 at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

BURDICK — Paul Burdick III, 35, of Solon, died Oct. 26, 2019. Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Wright Beard Funeral Home Inc. A celebration of life will be held at McGraw Methodist Church at 10 a.m. Friday.

Oct. 28, 2019

Deaths

DILLION — Charles Dillion, formerly of Locke, died Oct. 27, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

HENRY — Lawrence “Skip” Henry, 75, of McGraw, died Oct. 13, 2019. A service will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

McFALLS — Florence McFalls, 95, of Groton, died Oct. 24, 2019. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday at the Groton Rural Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton, has care of arrangements.

PHILLIPS — Robert H. Phillips, 82, of Homer, died Oct. 25, 2019. Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

SUTTON — Vola M. Sutton, 98, of Homer, died Oct. 10, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 9 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Cortland, 3 Church St., Cortland.