October 23, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of August 3-8, 2020

August 8, 2020


BARBER — Kathleen E. Barber, 93, of Freetown, formerly of Summerhill, died Aug. 3, 2020. Services will be announced at a later date. Interment will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. There are no calling hours.

WHITSTOCK — Mary Jane Whitstock, 87, of Cortland, formerly of Morristown, NJ, died July 14, 2020. A private memorial service will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery, Lansing, in late August.

August 7, 2020


NEWHART — Keith E. Newhart, 61, of Groton, died Aug. 5, 2020. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, is assisting the family.

TRAVER — Jane D. Traver, 94, formerly of Genoa, died Aug. 5, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of the Lake Church, King Ferry. Interment will follow in Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery. Friends may call from
6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 10117 Route 90, Genoa. State coronavirus guidelines will be followed.

August 6, 2020


CARD — Daniel A. Card, 67, of Apalachin, formerly of Cortland, died July 26, 2020. A celebration of his life will be announced. Arrangements directed by DeMunn Funeral Home.

HERMAN — William “Bill” Herman, 78, of Sevierville, Tenn., and formerly of Syracuse, died Aug. 2, 2020.

August 5, 2020


GRONEMEIER — Fredrick M. Gronemeier, 79, of Bradford, Pa., died Aug. 2, 2020. Private graveside services will be held at Willow Dale Cemetery, Bradford. Military honors will follow the funeral service. Funeral arrangements are with the Mascho Funeral Home, Bradford.

MARGRAVE — Marianne K. Margrave, 75, died July 28, 2020. Public calling hours are from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. State virus guidelines will be followed. Private services for immediate family will start at 6 p.m., streamed online at m.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc. Burial will be held at a later date at West Point Cemetery, West Point. A public memorial service will be held at a later date at Grace and Holy Spirit Church.

STEWART — Elaine Mae Stewart, 81 of Moravia, died Aug. 1, 2020. Arrangements will be held at a future date, likely the summer of 2021.

August 4, 2020


LIENEMANN — Ruth A. Lienemann, 85, of Cortland, died July 30, 2020. Calling hours will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at The Church of the Redeemer, 125 Tompkins St., Cortland, with a 2 p.m. funeral service. Burial will follow at Cortland Rural Cemetery. State virus guidelines will be followed. Those attending the funeral service are asked to sit with their household only. The service will be streamed at m.facebook com.wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc starting at 2 p.m.

August 3, 2020


KELLER — Lois M. Keller, 84, Homer, died July 30, 2020. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.