October 23, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Sept. 21-26, 2020

September 26, 2020

Deaths

No report.

September 25, 2020

Deaths

PRESCOTT — Duane L. Prescott, 67, of Newfield, died Sept. 23, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

September 24, 2020

Deaths

BROWN — Ernest D. Brown, 80, of Whitney Point, died Sept. 22, 2020. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. Funeral services will start at 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. Entombment will be in Willet Cemetery.

WRIGHT — Perry Wright II, 59, of Cortland, died Sept. 21, 2020. Services will be private. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

September 23, 2020

Deaths

BROWN — Ernest D. Brown, 80, of Whitney Point, died Sept. 22, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

GAGE — Laura S. Gage, 101, of Cayuga Street, Homer, died Sept. 21, 2020. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 Route 11, Homer. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

GREENE — Francis G. “Frank” Greene, 64, of Dundee and formerly of Romulus, died Sept. 19, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Seneca Community Church, 5738 Route 96, Romulus. Prayers of committal with military honors will be held at Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Romulus.

SCHNEIDER — Elsie Johanna Schneider, 91, of Harford, died Sept. 19, 2020. A memorial service will start at 3 p.m. Thursday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St. Dryden. Burial in All Faith Lutheran Cemetery will take place at the convenience of the family.

September 22, 2020

Deaths

BELL — Daniel William Bell, 56, Aug. 15, 2020.

DISCENZA — Mary Ann Discenza, 78, of Cortland, died Sept. 20, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Cortland.  Prayers of committal, limited to family only, will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

HASKINS — Linda J. Haskins, 79, of Cortland, died Sept. 15, 2020. Burial will be in Virgil Cemetery at the convenience the family. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

RIEHLMAN — Robert D. Riehlman, 88, formerly of Cortland, died Sept. 16, 2020. Memorial services will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer.

WHITE — Harry Lawrence White, 67, of Norwich, died Sept. 20, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. Burial will be in German Cemetery.  Visitiaton will be from 11 a.m. until the start of services Friday at the funeral home. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. The service will be livestreamed at client.tribucast.com/tcid/61293869.

YOUNG — Mary Young, 84, of Groton, died Sept. 16, 2020. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Private burial will be at Groton Rural Cemetery.

September 21, 2020

Deaths

DAY — Eleanor Day, age 97, of Dryden, died Sept. 17, 2020. Graveside services, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden.

DEKAR — Cynthia Beth Dekar, 64, of Marathon, died Sept. 18, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Marathon Memorial Chapel, 4071 state Route 221, Marathon. Burial will be in Parker Street Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the start of the 1 p.m. service at the funeral home. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

HASKINS — Linda Haskins, 79, of Virgil, died Sept. 15, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home has arrangements.

SAVON — Gene A Savon, 72, of Etna, died Sept. 17, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home has arrangements.

SCHNEIDER — Elsie J. Schneider, 91, of Dryden, died Sept. 19, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home has arrangements.

WHITE — Harry Lawrence White, 67, of Norwich, died Sept. 20, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.