October 27, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of July 19-24, 2021

July 24, 2021

Deaths

AYERS — Gary E. Ayers, 73, of Groton, died July 20, 2021. There are no calling hours or services.

BOONE — Sherry E. Boone, 68, of Cortland, died July 19, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is serving the family.

DOBISH — Alexander Ryan Dobish, 4 months, died July 18, 2021. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland.

FINKELSTEIN — Jack Sheldon Finkelstein, 82, of North Miami Beach, Fla., died July 17, 2021. The family will have a celebration of his life at a later date.

WHEELOCK — Gordon Wheelock, 94, of Homer, died Jan. 3, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. July 31 in the Homer Community Building. Interment will follow at Glenwood Cemetery in Homer.

July 23, 2021

Deaths

ALEXY — Jennifer Ashley Alexy died July 20, 2021. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Marathon Memorial Chapel. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 1 p.m. Monday at St. Stephen’s Church, Marathon.

DILUCCI — Phyllis DiLucci, 95, of Cortland, died July 20, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony’s Church, Cortland. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Cortland.

July 22, 2021

Deaths

ALEXY — Jennifer A. Alexy, 46, of Marathon, died July 20, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Marathon Memorial Chapel, Marathon.

July 21, 2021

Deaths

BUKOWSKI — Helene M. Bukoski, 104, of Massena, died July 16, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Cortland. Prayers of committal will take place at a later date at Cavalry Cemetery, Massena.

ECKERT — Gary Michael Eckert, 76, of Cortland, died July 19, 2021. A funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony’s Church.

WESTGAARD — Leona May (Glassford) Westgaard, 73, of Willet, died July 7, 2021. A celebration of life will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Willet/Cincinnatus Senior Center.

July 20, 2021

Deaths

ECKERT — Gary Michael Eckert, 76, of Cortland, died July 19, 2021. Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony’s Church. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

GLOVER — Jacob Glover, 21, of Cortland, died July 14, 2021. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery.

WEST — Bette J. West, 86, of Melbourne, Fla., died June 30, 2021.

July 19, 2021

Deaths

No report.