December 4, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Nov. 30-Dec. 5, 2020

Dec. 5, 2020

Deaths

DIAMOND — Herrick R. “Roger” Diamond, 88, of Cortland, died Dec. 1, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden. Calling hours will be 9 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. A private burial will be held in the spring of 2021 in Parker Street Cemetery, Lapeer.

FULLER — Andrew R. “Andy” Fuller, of Scott, died Dec. 2, 2020. Calling hours will be 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. A celebration of life will be announced for the public to be held at the Andrew Fuller Recreation Park.

HALL — Vesta Mae (Marti) Norton Hall, of Cortland, has died.There will be no funeral or calling hours.

Dec. 4, 2020

Deaths

GREGGAINS — Nancy M. (Hall) Greggains, 74, died Nov. 30, 2020. Calling hours will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Smith Funeral Home, 1639 Cortland St., DeRuyter. A private ceremony for family will follow.

RINK — Charles P. Rink Jr., 61 of Mamuelle, Ark., and a New Hartford native, died Nov. 25, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Willet Cemetery. There will be no prior calling hours or funeral service. 

Dec. 3, 2020

Deaths

FULLER — Andrew R. Fuller, 88, of Scott, died Dec. 2, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer.

INMAN — Susie A Inman died Nov. 27, 2020. Calling hours will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A funeral service will follow. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. The funeral service will be streamed online at noon Saturday at m.facebook.com/wrightbeardfuneralhomeinc.

PARKER — Robert (Bob) S. Parker, 68, of Dryden, died Nov. 26, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden. The family will receive friends beginning at 2 p.m.

Dec. 2, 2020

Deaths

AMES — Lawrence Fox Ames, 92, of Richland, died Nov. 16, 2020. No services were announced.

BRADSHAW — Stephen W. Bradshaw died Nov. 27, 2020. Private services will be at the convenience of the family. Wright-Beard Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

GLAZIER — Shirley (Homan) Glazier, 86, of Cortland, died Nov. 28, 2020. A celebration of life service will take place at 2 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. There are no calling hours. State COVID-19 guidelines will be in effect.

GRANT — Eleanor “Midge” Grant, 73, of Port Orange, Fla., died Nov. 19, 2020. No services were announced.

HEATH — Dawn Heath, 78, of East Homer, died Nov. 30, 2020. A celebration of life will be observed at a later time.

HENRY — Travis D. Henry, 53, of McGraw, died Nov. 21, 2020. Services and a celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

KOROTKY — Michael Korotky, 72, formerly of Cortland, died Nov. 27, 2020. No services were announced.

Dec. 1, 2020

Deaths

HENRY — Travis D. Henry, 53, of McGraw, died Nov. 21, 2020. Services and a celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

PROSPERI — Marguerite “Maggie” M. Prosperi, 79, of Cortland, died Nov. 29, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church, Cortland. The Christian Rite of Committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Cortland. The service is limited to family only following state COVID-19 guidelines. Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland, has arrangements.

STILSON — Edward “Ted” Stilson III, 96, of Sweet Home, Ore., died Nov. 26, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel, Sweet Home, Ore., has arrangements.

WOOD — Patricia M. Wood, 56, of Cortland, died Nov. 27, 2020. Arrangements will be held at a later date and announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

Nov. 30, 2020

Deaths

GEORGE — Judy C. George, 64, of Marathon, died Nov. 27, 2020. A celebration of life will be held at a later date and time to be announced. Marathon Memorial Chapel, Marathon, has arrangements.

THORNTON — Leslie O. Thornton Jr., 72, of Homer, died Nov. 26, 2020. There will be no immediate calling hours or funeral service. The K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, has arrangements.

WOOD — Patricia M. Wood, 56, Of Cortland, died Nov. 27, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home,
Groton.