October 22, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of March 23-28, 2020

March 28, 2020

Deaths

LEONARD — Donald A. Leonard Sr., 96, of Groton, died March 20, 2020. Details of arrangements and interment with military honors, at Glenwood Cemetery in Homer, will be announced by Perkins Funeral Home in Dryden.

Births

KANELLIS — A daughter, Mia Noelle Convertini Kanellis, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, born Jan. 17 to Victoria Convertini Kanellis and Mark Andrew Kanellis, formerly of Cortland and now of Burtonsville, Md., at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, Md.

SYMONDS — A son, Brandon James Symonds Jr., 8 pounds, 5 ounces, born March 15 to Katelyn Louise Allen and Brandon James Symonds of Central Avenue, Cortland, at Guthrie Cortland Medical Center, Cortland.

March 27, 2020

Deaths

GREENMAN — Charles S. Greenman, 76, of Moravia, died March 23, 2020. Services were held privately under the direction of the Wright-Beard Funeral Inc. A burial will take place in the spring at the Glenwood Cemetery in Homer.

HOY — Gordon A. Hoy, 89, of Groton City, died March 25, 2020. There will be no visitation or services.

WRIGHT — Leslie Warfield Wright, 89, of Homer, died March 24, 2020. There will be a private green burial at the Willow Glen Cemetery in Dryden. A public celebration of her life will take place at a later date.

March 26, 2020

Deaths

No report.

March 25, 2020

Deaths

No report.

March 24, 2020

Deaths

No report.

March 23, 2020

Deaths

ACKLES — Cynthia J. (Story) Ackles, 74, a Cortland native, died March 13, 2020. Private services were conducted last week at the convenience of the family.

CHRISTIANA — Harriette J. Christiana, 89, of Cortland, died March 19, 2020. Services will be private and held at the family’s  convenience.

JACQUES — David A. Jacques, 78, of Cortland, died March 16, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial was privately held in St. Mary’s Catholic Church for the family. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

LADD — Charles E. Ladd, 73, of DeRuyter, died Feb 27, 2020. A graveside service with military honors will be held in the spring at Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter, with a celebration of life to follow at the Legion.