December 5, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of June 29-July 3, 2020

July 3, 2020

Deaths

BROWN — Miranda M. Brown, 14, of Richford, died June 28, 2020. Family and friends are invited to a visitation period from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the MacPherson Funeral Home, Newark Valley. Coronavirus guidelines will be followed. A celebration of her life will be held at noon July 12 at Rawley Park in Richford.

GRIFFIS — Stephen Dale Griffis, 70, died June 30, 2020. A private burial service with full military honors will be held at Bath National Cemetery, Bath.

July 2, 2020

Deaths

GRIFFIS — Stephen Dale Griffis, 70, died June 30, 2020. A private burial service with full military honors will be held at Bath National Cemetery, Bath.

MORSEY — Arthur I. Morsey, 78, of Center Lisle, died June 30, 2020. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of James Shara, Sunset Memorial Services.

July 1, 2020

Deaths

CONKLYN — Dwyer B. Conklyn Jr., 73, of DeRuyter, died June 28, 2020. There will be a private memorial service at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter.

CORPORA — Placido “Pat” Corpora Sr., 87, of Scott, died June 28, 2020. A  Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. Face coverings are required. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer. Wright-Beard Funeral Home Inc. is serving the family.

LOOS — Sharon Loos, 73, of Cortland, died June 29, 2020. A memorial service will be held at the family’s convenience. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family.

June 30, 2020

Deaths

HATHAWAY — Keith A. Hathaway, 83, of DeRuyter, died June 26, 2020. Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. COVID-19 restrictions will be followed. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Cemetery, DeRuyter.

HEATH — Frances Heath, 90, of Cortland, died June 20, 2020. A private service will be live streamed at 1 p.m. Wednesday at
www.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc.

PERCY — Dakota Percy, 17 of Groton, died June 19, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home.

TWINEM — Nancy Twinem, 90, of Cortland, died June 18, 2020. A private service will be live streamed at 1 p.m. Wednesday: www.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc.

June 29, 2020

Deaths

NORTON — Martin J. Norton, 82, of DeRuyter, died June 24, 2020. A private family gathering will be held at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter.