December 5, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of April 12-17, 2021

April 17, 2021

Deaths

AARNE — John F. Aarne, 91, formerly of Cortland, Homer and Macedon, died April 9, 2021. There are no services.

BARNED — James William Barned Sr., 57, of Harford, died April 13, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

COCHRAN — Dennis Cochran, 29, of Brooktondale, died April 15, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrangements.

HINES — Frederick Hines Jr., 45 of Ithaca, died April 11, 2021. A gathering will take place at noon May 1 at the Brooktondale Community Center. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to pass. 

KIMMICH — Leonard John Kimmich, 83, of Tavares, Fla., and formerly of Marathon, died Feb. 28, 2021. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. April 24 at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Private burial will follow in Virgil Rural Cemetery.

April 16, 2021

Deaths

VANDUSEN — Richard VanDusen Jr., 75, of Homer, died April 14, 2021. Funeral services will be private with burial at Wayside Rest Cemetery, Pharsalia. 

April 15, 2021

Deaths

RIZZO — Edward Anthony Rizzo, 64, of Homer, died March 29, 2021. Services will be held at the Scott Cemetery with a celebration of life to follow.

ROBBINS — Cecile V. Robbins (Heller), 77, of Cortlandville, died April 5, 2021. There will be 1 p.m. graveside service April 24 at Atwater Cemetery, Homer, for anyone wishing to attend.

WITHERS — Victor Withers, 65, of Cortland, died April 11, 2021. The Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, has arrangements.

April 14, 2021

Deaths

BETZ — Grace E. Betz, 62, of Moravia, died April 6, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Face coverings and social distancing will be in effect.

STRAUF — Sharon L. Strauf, 70, formerly of Cortland, died April 10, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

April 13, 2021

Deaths

EATON — Beverly J. Eaton, 93, of Smithville, died April 9, 2021. The family will receive friends from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be in effect. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church of Cincinnatus. Burial will be in Willet Cemetery.

FOUTS — James F. Fouts, 82, of Moravia, died April 6, 2021. Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at White Chapel Funeral Home, 197 South St., Auburn. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 10 Prospect St., Auburn. Interment will follow in McLean Cemetery, McLean.

April 12, 2021

Deaths

EATON — Beverly J. Eaton, 93, of Smithville, died April 9, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

HARRINGTON — David O. Harrington, 74, of Cincinnatus, died April 10, 2021. There will be no services. 

WALKER — Helen Walker, 91, of Cortland, died April 9, 2021. No services are planned.