October 26, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of May 31-June 5, 2021

June 5, 2021

Deaths

BOUGHTON — Elizabeth A. Boughton died May 30, 2021. There will be no calling hours or services. Private burial will be in Virgil Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, has arrengements.

BROWN — Nancy J. Brown, 80, of Haights Gulf Road, died June 4, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer.

CROUCH — Paul H. Crouch Sr., 89, of Groton, died Feb. 12, 2021. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Groton Rural Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton, has arrangements.

GALBRAITH — Elsie R. Galbraith, 90, of Groton, died June 2, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. Interment will follow in Groton Rural Cemetery. There are no calling hours.

MAYER — Valaire Jean Mayer, 88, died June 2, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Marathon. Burial will be in Willet Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends at the church from noon Tuesday until the start of Mass.

MUNSON — Philip A. “Butch” Munson, 84, of Freeville, died June 4, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at the Shurtleff Funeral Home, 103 Lincoln Ave., Groton. Interment will follow in McLean Cemetery. The family requests that masks be worn.

RENDA — Virginia Renda, 93, of Cortland, died June 2, 2021.Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday followed by a funeral at 11 a.m. at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. Burial will follow at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.

June 4, 2021

Deaths

BURK — Elly Burk, 74, of Cortland died May 25, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, is handling arrangements.

BURNHAM — Gary P. Burnham, 80, a native of Cortland, died June 2, 2021, in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

RENDA — Virginia Renda, 93, of Cortland, died June 2, 2021. Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, is handling arrangements.

TRACEY — KayAnn Tracey, 60, of Cincinnatus, died Dec. 26, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Taylor Rural Cemetery, Cincinnatus. Arrangements have been entrusted to the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

June 3, 2021

Deaths

GALBALLY — Charlene S. “Charrie” Galbally, 74, of Cortland, died May 29, 2021. Graveside services will be held at noon June 12 at Cortland Rural Cemetery. All friends and family are welcomed to attend. After burial, a luncheon will be served at her house in Preble.

GALBRAITH — Elsie Galbraith, 90, of Walpole Road, Groton, died June 2, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

MAYER — Valaire “Jean” Mayer, 88, died June 2, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

RIGG — Eleonore Wilhelmina Rigg, 85, died June 1, 2021. Calling hours will be from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints followed by services. Graveside burial will follow immediately after at Atwood Cemetery in Homer.

June 2, 2021

Deaths

PORTER — Gerald E. Porter, 76, of Cortland, died May 27, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. before the service. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.

POTTER — Charles Irving Potter, 72, of Marathon, died May 31, 2021. A memorial service, with military honors, will be held at
2 p.m. June 13 at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus. There will be no prior calling hours.

WARFLE — Helen Warfle, 86, of Cortland, died May 31, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

June 1, 2021

Deaths

CINCOTTA — Joan M. Cincotta, 84, of Homer, died May 28, 2021. Calling hours will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 Route 11, Homer. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

DUNCAN — Marjorie F. Duncan, 99, of Cortland, died May 27, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Cortland Rural Cemetery. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family.

STONE — The Rev. Leland “Lee” Stone, 87, died Nov. 27, 2020. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Hillside Cemetery in Georgetown. A memorial service will follow at 1 p.m. Friday at the Dresserville Bible Baptist Church.

May 31, 2021

No report.