December 2, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Jan. 18-23, 2021

Jan. 23, 2021

Deaths

CROFFUTT — Patricia “Patty” A. Holmes Croffutt, 58, of Triangle, died Jan. 19, 2021. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 30 and 1 p.m. until a service at 3 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Triangle Fire Station. Arrangements are by Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point.

HAYS — Sally E. Hays, 79, of Groton, died Jan. 4, 2021. A funeral to celebrate her life will be held at Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton, followed by a burial at Groton Rural Cemetery. The date of the funeral and burial will be announced at a later time.

KARLSON — Joseph W. Karlson, 76, of Auburn, formerly of Groton, died Jan. 17, 2021. Private services will be held at a later date.

UNDERWOOD — Thelma Underwood, 78, of Lisle, died Jan. 18, 2021. Private services will be held at Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point.

Jan. 22, 2021

Deaths

GRAMCH ­— Wanetta M. Gramch, 85, of Willet, died Jan. 15, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

Jan. 21, 2021

Deaths

DAVIS — Carol A. Davis, 78, of Pharsalia, died Jan. 19, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be in place. There will be no prior calling hours. Burial will be in the spring at Wayside Rest Cemetery.

Jan. 20, 2021

Deaths

ALGER — Martha Preston Alger, 74, of Cortland, died Jan. 9, 2021. The family is planning a gathering over the summer to celebrate her life.

DAVIS — Carol A. Davis, 78, of South Plymouth (Pharsalia), died Jan. 19, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

NAYLOR — Fred Thomas Naylor, 81, of Cincinnatus, died Jan. 18, 2021. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be in place. A private memorial service will be held at the funeral home at the convenience of the family.

O’NEILL — Charlene Renee Niver O’Neill, 57, formerly of McGraw, died Dec. 2, 2020. A graveside service will be announced in spring.

Jan. 19, 2021

Deaths

BENTLEY — Chace Michael Bentley, 24, of Cortland, died Jan. 12, 2021. Services will be private for immediate family at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, and can be streamed at 5 p.m. Tuesday at www.hdezwebcast.com/show/chace-bentley-funeral-stream-live or the Wright-Beard Funeral Home Facebook page.

NAYLOR — Fred Thomas Naylor, 81, of Cincinnatus, died Jan. 18, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

REYNOLDS — Esther Reynolds, 102, of Cortland, died Jan. 14, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

TRAVIS — Susan Travis, 66, of Cortland, died Jan. 15, 2021. There are no services at this time.

Jan. 18, 2021

Deaths

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