January 21, 2022

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

Dec. 28, 2019


ABBOTT — Joan M. Abbott, 69, formerly of Lisle, died Dec. 21, 2019. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 10 and from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service time Jan. 11 at Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point.

CARD — Noble R. Card, 97, of DeRuyter, died Dec, 25, 2019. The funeral service will be private.

DODGE-BURDGOFF-SANFORD — Beatrice (Bea) L. Dodge-Burdgoff-Sanford, 74, of Cortland, died Dec. 26, 2019. Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. until noon Jan. 4 with a funeral service to follow at noon at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

HULBERT — Evelyn L. Hulbert, 86, of Homer and formerly of Cortland, died Dec. 25, 2019. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Christian Fellowship, 1250 Fisher Ave., Cortland.

POTTS — Penny L. Potts died Dec. 24, 2019. Calling hours will be 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Marathon First Baptist Church. Services will begin at 3 p.m.

RAWSON — Barbara Rawson, 76, of Cortland, died Dec. 27, 2019. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.

RONGO — Muriel A. Rongo, 86, formerly of Homer, died Dec. 23, 2019. Internment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, and services will be private at a later time.

Dec. 27, 2019


HORNER — Jon C. Horner, 53, of King Ferry, died Dec. 19, 2019. Calling hours will be 2 to 4 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. There are no services.

HULBERT — Evelyn L. Hulbert, 86, a resident of the Elizabeth Brewster House, Homer, died Dec. 25, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

Dec. 26, 2019


WEINERTH — Antoinette Francis Berardi Weinerth, 95, died Dec. 21, 2019. A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, followed by interment at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Dec. 24, 2019


GUY — Ronald Richard Guy, 66, of Groton, died Dec. 22, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday. Interment at a later time will be in Groton Rural Cemetery.

HIGGINS — Elima Kearsley Higgins, 97, died Dec. 21, 2019. A service will be held to celebrate her life at 11 a.m. Jan. 21 at the First Presbyterian Church in Cortland. A reception will be held directly following the service.

WEINERTH — Antoinette Weinerth, of Cortland, died Dec. 21, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home.

Dec. 23, 2019


KIMMICH — Rosalind J. Kimmich, 92, of Auburn, died Dec. 20, 2019. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden.

WHITNEY — Kona J. (Burk) Whitney, 57, of McGraw, died Dec.19, 2019. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Marathon Memorial Chapel, 4071 State Route 221, Marathon. The family will be present to receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home prior to the service.