December 1, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of February 8-13, 2021

Feb. 13, 2021

Deaths

DAVIS — William McVey “Bill” Davis, 78, a native of Pitcher, died Jan. 23, 2021. An online memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 21.

DIPPOLD — Edwin T. Dippold Jr., 73, of South Plymouth, died Feb. 9, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

HEFFRON — Cory Heffron, 34, of Dryden, died Jan. 30, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

HUGHES — David K. Hughes, 84, of Dryden, died Feb. 9, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

MARANO —Ann J. Marano, 69, of Cortland, died Feb. 8, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

MARSH ­— Helen M. Marsh (Case), 80, of Newark Valley, died Feb. 4, 2021. The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 21 at MacPherson Funeral Home. Services will follow directly. The service will also be live-streamed at my.gather.app/remember/helen-marsh. State COVID-19 guidelines will be followed, including wearing masks and social distancing.

MONROE — Martha P. “Marty” Monroe, 72, of Brooktondale, died Feb. 8, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

PETERSON ­— Dean August Peterson, 83, of Groton, died Feb. 4, 2021. No services are scheduled at this time. A celebration and memorial will be held at a later time.

PIECH — Lois J. Piech, 73, of Groton, died Jan. 29, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

SWAN — Joshua Swan, 33, of Ithaca, died Feb. 5, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

Feb. 12, 2021

Deaths

DICKINSON ­— ­­­­Janet Wilkins Dickinson, of Auburn, died Feb. 9, 2021. Memorial services will be at the convenience of the family. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer, has arrangements.

TUTTLE — Dennis W. Tuttle, of Homer, died Feb. 4, 2021. The family will hold a memorial in his honor sometime in June. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, has arrangements.

YAICHUK — Peter (Pete) Yaichuk, 71, died Feb. 8, 2021. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave, Groton. A memorial service will be held in spring/summer.

Feb. 11, 2021

Deaths

DICKINSON ­— ­­­­Janet Wilkins Dickinson, of Auburn, died Feb. 9, 2021. Memorial services will be at the convenience of the family. Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer, has arrangements.

TUTTLE — Dennis W. Tuttle, of Homer, died Feb. 4, 2021. The family will hold a memorial in his honor sometime in June. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, has arrangements.

YAICHUK — Peter (Pete) Yaichuk, 71, died Feb. 8, 2021. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave, Groton. A memorial service will be held in spring/summer.

Feb. 10, 2021

Deaths

VAN GORDER — Marion E. Van Gorder, 92, of Cortland, died Jan. 31, 2021. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Anthony’s Church, Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

RILEY — Richard J. (Dick) Riley, 82, of Homer, died Feb. 7, 2021. Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church, Homer. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Margaret’s Church. Masks and social distancing will be in effect. A gathering to remember and celebrate his life will be scheduled in the spring.

WARNOW — Linda Warnow, 63, died Feb. 7, 2021. No services were announced.

Feb. 9, 2021

Deaths

HERNDON — Catherine Herndon, 49, of Cortland died Feb. 5, 2021. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family with arrangements.

LANSDOWNE — John Lansdowne Jr., 95, of Truxton, died Feb. 5, 2021. Arrangements will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

LINDAHL — Robert Nelson Lindahl, 89, of Groton, died Feb. 5, 2021. A memorial will be held at a later date. Burial will be in the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville. Arrangements are through Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

Feb. 8, 2021

Deaths

KNICKERBOCKER — Michael James Knickerbocker, 55, of Cincinnatus, died Feb. 4, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be in place.

LINDAHL — Robert N. Lindahl, 89, of Groton, died Feb. 5, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

RILEY — Richard J. Riley, 82, of Homer, died Feb 7, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer.

STACK — John W. Stack, 93, of Cortland, died Feb. 5, 2021. There are no services. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is serving the family.