December 1, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Aug. 17-22, 2020

August 22, 2020

Deaths

No report.

August 21, 2020

Deaths

DAVIS — Betty J. Davis, 92, of Cortland, died Aug. 16, 2020. A private family celebration of her life will be held Tuesday at The Church of the Redeemer, Cortland. The service will be livestreamed at m.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc beginning at 2 p.m.

RAWSON — Lynda A. Rawson, 82, of Bennie Road, Cortland, died Aug. 19, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

August 20, 2020

Deaths

NYE — Lawrence C. Nye, 85, of Preble, died Aug. 17, 2020. Calling hours are 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Hartwell Funeral Home, 461 Route 281, Tully. Face coverings are required.

PHILLIPS — Rodney F. Phillips, 87, formerly of Locke, died Aug. 18, 2020. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. Funeral services, followed by burial in North Lansing Cemetery, will be private.

WOODWORTH — Cecyl Mae Woodworth, 82, of Cortland, died Aug. 17, 2020. Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland, followed by a funeral service. Burial will follow at Virgil Cemetery. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

August 19, 2020

Deaths

BREWER — John F. Brewer, 67, of State Route 41, McGraw, died Aug. 16, 2020. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Glenwood Cemetery, State Route 281, Homer.

BUCHAN — Julia M. Buchan, 94, of Homer, died August 13, 2020. A memorial service will be held by the family. Burial will be at Greenwood Memory Lawn in Phoenix, Ariz.

GAINES — Margaret Gaines, 96, formerly of DeRuyter, died July 29, 2020. There are no services.

MILLER — Charles Eugene Miller, 81, of Anniston, Ala., and formerly of Cortland, died. Remembrance services will be held in Anniston, Ala. Burial in Truxton Cemetery and remembrance services are planned.

ZOGG — Alfred V. Zogg Jr., 97, of McGraw, died Aug. 15, 2020. A graveside service was held at Cortland Rural Cemetery.

August 18, 2020

Deaths

BREWER — John F. Brewer, 67, of Route 41, McGraw, died Aug. 16, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

KILE — Marjorie L. Kile, 90, formerly of Homer, died Aug. 15, 2020. Public calling hours are from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. A time of sharing will take place at noon and will be streamed online, www.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. Burial will follow in Taylor Cemetery, Taylor.

LITTEL — James Leonard Littel died Aug. 16, 2020. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the First Baptist Church of Cincinnatus. Funeral services will be held at noon at the church followed by burial in Willet Cemetery.

WILTSEY — Robert, “Bob” L. Wiltsey, 80, of Hoover, Ala., died Aug. 14, 2020. A private service and memorial will be held.

ZOGG — Alfred V. Zogg Jr. , 97, of McGraw, died Aug. 15, 2020. A graveside service with social distancing will start at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Cortland Rural Cemetery. Face coverings are required.

August 17, 2020

Deaths

BILINSKI — Joseph Thomas Bilinski, 94, of Moravia, died Aug. 14, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Grove Street, Moravia.  Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Moravia. A calling hour will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the Mass at the church. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

LITTEL — James L. Littel, 82, of Cincinnatus, died Aug. 16, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.