October 20, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of July 5-10, 2021

July 10, 2021

Deaths

TURNER — Bruce M. Turner, 53, of Homer, died July 7, 2021. A celebration of life will be held Aug. 1 at the Homer Elks Lodge. Details will be announced at a later date.

July 9, 2021

Deaths

LATEER — Sheree J. Lateer, 66, of Cortland, died July 5, 2021. Arrangements are private and under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.

TURNER — Bruce Turner, 53, of Homer, died July 7, 2021. Arrangements and a complete obituary will be announced by the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

SHIPMAN — Gary D. Shipman, M.D., died July 1, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Bible Baptist Church, 15 West Road, Cortland.

WESTGAARD — Leona May (Glassford) Westgaard, 73, of Willet, died July 7, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

July 8, 2021

Deaths

COON — Isabel L. Coon, 97, of Route 281, Homer, died July 5, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

SUOSMAA — Audrey Lou Schlicht Suosmaa, of Salamanca, died July 6, 2021. Funeral services will be held at the Coldspring Longhouse at 10 a.m. Friday at 1220 Central Rd., Steamburg. Burial will follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Steamburg.

WRIGHT — Sherry L. Wright, 66, died June 27, 2021. Calling hours will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, with a service to follow that from 6 to 7 p.m.

July 7, 2021

Deaths

AYERS — Robert Donald Ayers, 92, of Cortland, died July 4, 2021. The family will receive guests from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. July 14 at First Presbyterian Church in Batavia. A graveside service will be held at a later date at Parker Street Cemetery in Lapeer.

CARD — Carole Ann Card, 83, of McGraw, died July 4, 2021. The family will receive guests from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the McGrawville Baptist Church. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the McGrawville Baptist Church.

July 6, 2021

Deaths

ALDRICH — Arthur N. Aldrich, 97, of Cuyler, died July 2, 2021. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Truxton Cemetery.

CROSBY — Andrew Christopher Crosby, 25, of Cortland, died June 29, 2021. Calling hours will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, with a service following at 1 p.m.

GRIFFIN — Janice L. Griffin, 71, of Homer, died July 1, 2021. There will not be any services.

HALE — James Allen Hale, 61, of Little York, died June 29, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the United Presbyterian Church in Cortland.

TALBOT — Shirley J. Talbot, 76, of Cincinnatus, died July 4, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Taylor Rural Cemetery.

WARREN — Noel Warren died June 15, 2021 in Cincinnatus. Private services will be held at 2 p.m. July 11. There will be a celebration of life, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 17 at the DeRuyter American Legion.

July 5, 2021

Deaths

No report.