October 24, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of Aug. 16-21, 2021

August 21, 2021

Deaths

GRIMES — Richard G. “Dick” Grimes, 86, of Brookside Circle, died Aug. 18, 2021. A memorial service will be held at
1 p.m. Sept. 12 at First Presbyterian Church, Lowville. The service will be livestreamed via Preslow.org. There are no calling hours. Burial will be at a later date at Big Flats Rural Home Cemetery, Big Flats.

HOLLENBECK — Janet A. Hollenbeck, 79, formerly of Oswego, died Aug. 1, 2021. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 25 at the First Presbyterian Church of Dryden. Calling hours will be from 1 to 2 p.m. before the service.

KNIGHT — Harold M. Knight, Jr., 74, of Castle Creek, died Aug. 16, 2021. Sunset Memorial Services has arrangements.

LANSDOWNE — Roger C. Lansdowne, 69, of Skaneateles, died Aug. 14, 2021. Services will be private.

WALBURGER — Marjorie Ann Walburger, 82, of Salisbury, died Aug. 14, 2021. No services were announced.

August 20, 2021

Deaths

LEFEVER — Max R. LeFever Jr., 65, of Marathon, died Aug. 19, 2021. The family will receive guests from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Marathon Memorial Chapel, Marathon. There will be no formal service.

August 19, 2021

Deaths

CARRINGTON — James Jay Carrington, 90, of Diamond Hill, Lynchburg, Va., died Aug. 2, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at McLean Cemetery, McLean.

STOLL — Michael F. Stoll Jr., 56, of Cortland, died Aug. 17, 2021. The family will receive guests from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the chapel in Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Cortland.

GRENNELL — Ronald E. Grennell, 82, of Homer, died Aug. 17, 2021. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the United Christian Church of Marietta, 2851 Sevier Road, Marietta. Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

August 18, 2021

Deaths

ALBRO — Floyd H. Albro, 83, of Cortland, died Aug. 14, 2021. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Cortland Rural Cemetery.

DWYER — Richard J. “Dick” Dwyer, 86, formerly of Cortland, died Aug. 15, 2021. Services will be held at a later date and will be handled by Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.

LOOMIS — Janette Thomson Gilbert Loomis, 83, of Freeville, died Aug. 12, 2021. A graveside service will be held at noon Sunday at the Cortland Rural Cemetery. A celebration of life will take place at a later date.

August 17, 2021

Deaths

COOK — Patricia Whitney Cook, 80, of Cortland, died Aug. 14, 2021. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

DWYER — Deacon Richard J. Dwyer, formerly of Cortland, died Aug. 15, 2021. Arrangements will be announced at a later date by Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.  

MENZEL — Margaret Condie Menzel, 80, of Cortland, died Aug. 13, 2021. Interment with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

NEVILLE — Mary Louise Neville, 73, of Salisbury, N.C., died Aug. 9, 2021. A celebration of life will be at 10:30 a.m. today at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. Interment will immediately follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. The family will hold a wake after interment at St. Charles Hotel, Cortland.

SEARIGHT — Thomas Searight, 54, of Cortland, formerly of Syracuse, died Aug. 14, 2021.

August 16, 2021

Deaths

BROWN — David W. Brown, 41, of Cortland, died Aug. 11, 2021. Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. Interment will follow at Atwater Cemetery, Homer.

HELMS — Sara Johanna Helms, 43, of Preble, died Aug. 11, 2021.The family will receive guests from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. A time of sharing will follow at 6 p.m.

NIEHUS — Raymond “Ray” Niehus, 80, of Homer, died Aug. 12, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer.