November 29, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of August 23-28, 2021

August 28, 2021

Deaths

BARNUM — Roxanna E. Barnum, 77, of Ithaca, died Aug. 26, 2021. Graveside services will be held at the discretion of the family.

HARRIS — Richard R. Harris, 55, of Jacksonville, N.C., died Aug. 24, 2021. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, N.C.

August 27, 2021

Deaths

CHRYSLER — Eugene Lewis Chrysler, 94, of Marathon, died Aug. 25, 2021. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Marathon Baptist Church.

August 26, 2021

Deaths

ALBRO — Floyd H. Albro, 83, died Aug. 14, 2021. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Cortland Rural Cemetery, 110 Tompkins St., Cortland. 

CLIFFORD — Susan Clifford, 60, of Cortland, died Aug. 23, 2021. Services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Cortland.

DERUSSO — Richard Frank DeRusso, 80, of Cortland, died Aug. 23, 2021. The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.

STATE — Helen M. State, 90, of Cortland, died Aug. 23, 2021. The family will be present to receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Cortland.

August 25, 2021

Deaths

MORELAND — David Moreland, 70, died Aug. 22, 2021. There will be no calling hours or services.

STATE — Helen M. State, 90, of Cortland, died Aug. 23, 2021. Services will be announced by Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland.

August 24, 2021

Deaths

HEATH — Berthena M. Heath, 89, of Hailey, Idaho, formerly of Homer, died Aug. 14, 2021.

HORNER — Dawn Horner, of Virgil, died Aug. 23, 2021. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is assisting the family. A full obituary will run early next week.

KILMER — Priscilla A. (Peters) Kilmer, 95, of Homer and Cortland, died Aug.19, 2021. There will be a brief service at 2 p.m. Sept. 4 at the chapel in Woodhull Cemetery. Burial will be at Woodhull Cemetery.

August 23, 2021

Deaths

BATZER — Dena D. Batzer, 76, of Groton, died Aug. 20, 2021. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 William St., Groton, followed by a graveside service at 1 p.m. at the Groton Rural Cemetery. There will be a gathering for friends and family at the Groton Rod and Gun immediately following.