October 17, 2021

Deaths and births for March 30-April 4, 2020

April 4, 2020

Deaths

CRUIKSHANK — Nancy M. Cruikshank, 75, of Pitcher, died April 2, 2020. Graveside services will be held at the North Pitcher Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

DiBIASIO — Asmira Giuliano DiBiasio (Allchin), 92, of Cortland, died April 2, 2020. Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

SCHUEHLER — Jane B. Schuehler, 91, died April 1, 2020. Services will be conducted privately and at the convenience of the family.

April 3, 2020

Deaths

BECK — John Beck, 81, died March 29, 2020. There are no calling hours or funeral. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, is assisting the family.

HALLSTEAD — Morris Edward Hallstead Sr., 92, died March 31, 2020. Graveside services will be held at convenience of the family. Interment will be at Glenwood Cemetery in Homer at a later date.

HOY — Gordon Hoy, 89, of Groton, died March 25, 2020. There are no calling hours or funeral. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, is assisting the family.

MURRAY — Patrick Murray, 48, died March 30, 2020. There are no calling hours or funeral at this time.

SCHUEHLER — Jane B. Schuehler 91, died April 1, 2020. Arrangments are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

SCIERA — Bonnie Sciera, of Cortland, died. Private graveside service with immediate family only will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery. A memorial service and Mass will be scheduled at a later date for extended family and friends.

WRIGHT — Donald E. Wright, formerly of Preble Road, Preble, died March 31, 2020. Visitation and memorial services will be delayed and announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home at a later date to be determined.

April 2, 2020

Deaths

LEVINE — Virginia (Ginny) B. Levine, 73, died March 29, 2020.Arrangements are being handled by Wright-Beard, Cortland. Calling hours will not be held. A celebration of life will be hosted by the family in the summer or fall.

USHER — Silbert F. Usher, 93, of Cincinnatus (Freetown), died April 1, 2020. There will be no funeral services. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

WRIGHT — Donald E. Wright, 81, formerly of Preble Road, Preble, died March 31, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

ZHE — Robert J. Zhe, of Groton, died March 28, 2020. A celebration of his life will be scheduled at a later date.

April 1, 2020

Deaths

CHAPMAN — John W. Chapman, 70, of Virgil Road, Dryden, died March 30, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by the Donald Barber Funeral Home when complete.

MUSCI — Lena B. Musci died March 31, 2020. Because of the covid-19 epidemic, no calling hours will be held. A private funeral for immediate family members only will be celebrated at the convenience of the family.

WEEKS — Joy Weeks, of Cortland, died March 30, 2020. Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc. is assisting the family.

March 31, 2020

Deaths

TINKER — Lyle E. Tinker, 87, of Cortland, died March 29, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

VanDUSER — Fredric Allen VanDuser, 72 passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. Private services will be held at Wade Funeral Home, Moravia, at the convenience of the family.

WHITMORE — Doris Irene (Young) Whitmore, 82, of Smithville Flats, died March 29, 2020. Private services will be held at Root Funeral Home, 23 N. Chenango St., Greene.

March 30, 2020

Deaths

No report