November 28, 2021

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

March 13, 2021

Deaths

BURGESS — Karin Anderson Burgess, 86, originally of Homer, died March 6, 2021. Burial will be at 11 a.m. April 17 in Cortland Rural Cemetery.

BURLINGAME — William E. Burlingame, 83, of Tully, died March 8, 2021. Services will take place at a later date.

CLINK — Ramona E. Clink, 70, of Whitney Point, died March 7, 2021. Sunset Memorial Services, Whitney Point, has arrangements

FENTON — Emily M. Fenton, 78, of Groton, died March 12, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

HAYES — Frank Thomas Hayes, 82, a Cortland native, died Jan. 12, 2021. Services are being postponed because of the pandemic.

March 12, 2021

Deaths

CLARK — David Elwyn Clark, 84, died March 4, 2021. A burial service will be held in the spring for family and close friends at the McLean Cemetery.

THORNTON — Carl D. Thornton, 74, formerly of Harford Mills, died March 10, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Masks and social distancing will be required. Private burial will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.

March 11, 2021

Deaths

TRYON — Brenda Lee Tryon, of Marathon, died March 8, 2021. Calling hours will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Faith Baptist Church, 1731 state Route 13 North, Cortland. A celebration of life will follow at 2 p.m.

March 10, 2021

Deaths

COTTOM — Maynard Cottom Jr., 100, formerly of Locke, died March 9, 2021. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Spring burial will be at West Hill Homer Cemetery.

LADD — Marc R. Ladd, 66, of Owego, died Feb. 2, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family with arrangements.

March 9, 2021

Deaths

BARROWS — Roger Neal Barrows Sr., 86, of Marathon, died March 3, 2021. There are no services scheduled. A memorial service will take place in Marathon in early summer.

FOSTER — Robert M. Foster, 75, of Cortland, died March 1, 2021. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

MCCALL — Daniel F. “Skinner” McCall, 57, of Truxton, died March 5, 2021. Calling hours will be 4 to 5:45 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Social distancing and masks are required. A private funeral service will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday and can be viewed at www.hdezwebcast.com/show/daniel-mccall or by visiting Wright-Beard Funeral Home’s website.

March 8, 2021

Deaths

MCCALL — Daniel F. “Skinner” McCall, 57, of Truxton, died March 5, 2021. Calling hours will be 4 to 5:45 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Social distancing and masks are required. A private funeral service will be 6 p.m. Wednesday and can be viewed at www.hdezwebcast.com/show/daniel-mccall or by visiting Wright-Beard’s website.

RAUSCH — James H. Rausch, 73, of DeRuyter, died March 5, 2021. There are no services planned at this time. Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter, has arrangements