October 28, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Dec. 28, 2020-Jan. 2, 2021

Jan. 2, 2021

Deaths

FARRELL — Mary C. Farrell, 78, of Groton, died Dec. 27, 2020. A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Anthony’s Church in Groton at a later time. Interment will be in St. Anthony’s Cemetery.

FLYNN —Maxine M. Sill Flynn, 92, of North Lansing, died Dec. 30, 2020. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton.

GEBHARD — Ann O. Gebhard, 90, of Williamsville, and formerly of Cortland, died Dec. 29, 2020.

MASON — Sam R. Mason Jr., of Skaneateles, and formerly of Homer, died Dec. 24, 2020. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

MULLEN — Joanne Seltzer Mullen, formerly of Cortland, has died in Chico, Calif.

OSBECK — Charlotte Knapp Osbeck, 91, of Ocala, Fla., died Dec. 21, 2020. There will be no services at this time. Interment will be at Cortland Rural Cemetery.

TAYLOR — Rosemary Coon Taylor, 98, of Fort Myers, Fla., died Dec. 13, 2020. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cortland. 

Jan. 1, 2021

Deaths

No paper.

Dec. 31, 2020

Deaths

GIORDANO — Raymond Giordano, 66, of Homer, died Dec. 3, 2020. There are no scheduled services at this time. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

SPACE — Phyllis Angelina Space, 87, of Dryden, died Dec. 27, 2020. There is no visitation planned. A final service will be scheduled for a later date once travel and social distancing restrictions have been relaxed. 

Dec. 30, 2020

Deaths

PEEBLES — Bradley Peebles, 41, of McGraw, died Dec. 28, 2020, in Sayre, Pa. There are no services at this time. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

STANTON — Pearl Stanton, 65, of Cortland, died Dec. 29, 2020. There are no services. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family. 

Dec. 29, 2020

Deaths

ALGER — Richard P. Alger Sr., 73, of Cortland, died Dec. 24, 2020. The family is planning a gathering late summer to celebrate his life. Visit Facebook.com/timothyalger or email timalger3687@gmail.com for more information on memorial services and calling hours.

GUERNSEY — Dale G. Guernsey Sr., 71, of Cortland, died Dec. 21, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

HUCHKO — Albert V. Huchko, 80, of Dryden, died Dec. 26, 2020. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

O’DONNELL — Lonnell “Lonnie” A. Atkinson O’Donnell died Dec. 25, 2020. Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at St. Patrick’s Church, Truxton. A funeral Mass will follow at noon. Guidelines for capacity, facial coverings and social distancing will be followed. Burial will be held in the spring. Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter, has arrangements.

SAN JULE — Robert Charles San Jule, 81, died Dec. 24, 2020. There are no services scheduled at this time. A celebration will be announced at a later time. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is serving the family.

TRACEY — KayAnn Tracey, 60, of Cincinnatus, died Dec. 26, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. June 5 at the Taylor Rural Cemetery. There will be no prior calling hours or funeral service. 

WILLIAMSON — Joan H. Williamson, 85, died Dec. 26, 2020. A private celebration of life will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is serving the family.

Dec. 28, 2020

Deaths

CORNELL — Sally Ann Cornell, 86, of Cortland, died Dec. 26, 2020. There are no services at this time. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

DeHART — Louise E. DeHart, 86, of Cortland, died Dec. 24, 2020. Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Burial will follow at the Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Guidelines for capacity, facial coverings and social distancing will be in effect.

MARVIN — Richard A. Marvin, 86, of Marathon, died Dec. 25, 2020. The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly.

TRACEY — KayAnn (McDonald) Tracey, 60, of Cincinnatus, died Dec. 23, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.