October 21, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Jan. 20-25, 2020

Jan. 25, 2020

Deaths

GOLDIE — Kay A. Goldie, 83, formerly of Preble and Madrid, N.Y., died Jan. 20, 2020. A graveside service will be held in the spring at the Elmwood Cemetery in Preble.

PURVES — Derrick J. Purves, 43, of Cortland, died Jan. 19, 2020.There will be no calling hours. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

ROBBINS — Douglas J. Robbins, 78, of Homer, died Jan. 22, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

Jan. 24, 2020

Deaths

BARROWS — Geraldine H. Barrows, 85, died Jan. 21, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.

PURVES — Derrick J. Purves, 43, of Cortland, died Jan. 19, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

Jan. 23, 2020

Deaths

BROOKS — Richard A. Brooks, 88, of East Homer, died Jan. 20, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 U.S. Route 11, Homer. The family will receive relatives and friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer, will be delayed until spring.

McDONALD — Bruce James (Pappy) McDonald, 85, formerly of Cincinnatus, died Jan. 19, 2020. McGan Cremation Service in Inverness, Fla., is handling details and arrangements.

Jan. 22, 2020

Deaths

ANGELL-LINCOLN — Connie Sue Angell-Lincoln, 54, of Cincinnatus, died Jan. 21, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

BROOKS — Richard Brooks, 88, of East Homer, died Jan. 20, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

CAUFIELD — Martin James “Marty” Caufield, 59 of Columbia, Tenn., died Jan. 17, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at Spring Hill Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

FOX — Donald F. Fox (Skip), 88, of Freeville, died Jan. 17, 2020. There will be no services or calling hours.

McDONALD — Catherine D. McDonald, of McGraw died Jan. 18, 2020. Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church. Interment will be announced at a later date in the spring at McGraw cemetery.

Jan. 21, 2020

Deaths

BRENNAN — Ralph J. Brennan, 70, died Jan. 16, 2020. Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point, has arrangements.

JEFFERY — Mrs. Anne M. Palladino Staley Jeffery, 94, of Cortland, died Jan. 17, 2020. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday in St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends from 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday prior to Mass in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland.

KNICKERBOCKER — Marilyn Ruth Parks Knickerbocker, 84, of Fargo, N.D., died Jan. 12, 2020. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., with a memorial service at 2 p.m. Friday in Korsmo Funeral Chapel, Moorhead, Minn. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

O’NEIL — Edward T. O’Neil, 77, of Morton Ave., Groton, died Jan. 19, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Interment at a later date will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday prior to the services at the funeral home.

OSTROM — June M. Ostrom, 90, formerly of Summerhill, died Jan. 18, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m. Wednesday until the time of services. Spring interment will be in Groton Rural Cemetery.

Jan. 20, 2020

No paper.