October 23, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of September 13-18, 2021

September 18, 2021

Deaths

DULLAGHAN — Doris Dullaghan, 92, of Cortland, died Sept. 15, 2021. Funeral services will be announced by Wright-Beard Funeral Home early next week.

FEUERHERM — Klara Feuerherm, 84, died Sept. 16, 2021. A time of sharing will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

HOLLENBACK — Janet A. Hollenbeck, 79, formerly of Oswego (Bundyville), 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 held from 1 to 2 p.m. before the service. Any updates on COVID restrictions for the service or calling hours will be posted online at Perkinsfh.com.

JACKSON — Ricky G. Jackson, 66, died Sept. 16, 2021. No funeral or memorial service is immediately planned. The family will notify loved ones in the future when a memorial is planned.

McGUIRE — Dr. Robert Michael McGuire of Milton, Del., died Sept. 15, 2021. Services will be held privately. 

PACE — Anthony “Rick” Pace, 66, died Aug. 19, 2021, in Tavares, Fla. Services will be at 11 a.m. Oct. 16 at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Cortland.

SEAGER — Maurice “Moe” Chester Seager, 88, of Swain, died Aug. 5, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Sept. 25, 2021 at Mann’s Funeral Home in Canaseraga. A burial service at Hunt Hollow Cemetery and gathering at the American Legion hall in Canaseraga will follow.

SPANO — Bartolo John Spano, 87, of Bridgeton, N.C., and formerly of Cortland, died Sept. 2, 2021. A memorial Mass will be 10 a.m. Sept. 25 at St. Anthony’s Church followed by interment at St. Mary’s cemetery.

TUCKER — Edward M. (Mike) Tucker, 76, of Homer, died Sept. 9, 2021. Services will be held privately.

WALKER — Russell C. Walker, 70, of Dryden, died Sept. 14, 2021. There are no services planned at this time.

September 17, 2021

Deaths

CONWAY — Cynthia Lou “Cindy” Conway, 64, of Cortland, died Sept. 15, 2021. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 25 at New Comer Cremations and Funerals.

FEUERHERM — Klara Feuerherm, 84, died Sept. 16, 2021. A time of sharing will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

MILLER — Marlene Capone Miller, 85, of Cortland, died Sept. 14, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. A celebration of life will follow at the family home. Private interment will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

RAINBOW — Kenneth A. Rainbow Jr., 59, of Truxton, died Sept. 6, 2021. Calling hours will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Smith Funeral Home, DeRuyter. A prayer service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

September 16, 2021

Deaths

BAILEY — Francis H. Bailey Jr., 74, of Three Mile Bay, and formerly of Marathon, died Sept. 13, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton.

CARRIER — Alice Crossgrove Carrier, 89, of McGraw, died Sept. 5, 2021. There will be no services. Memorial donations can be made to the McGraw Methodist Church.

MILLER — Marlene C. Miller, 85, of Cortland, died Sept. 14, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cortland, followed by a celebration of her life at the family home. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery at a later date. Zirbel Funeral Home, Groton, has care of arrangements.

OSTRANDER — Margaret Violet Ostrander, 95, of Cortland, died Sept. 14, 2021. Calling hours will be 11 to 11:45 a.m. Monday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, with a memorial service at noon. Burial will follow in Atwater Cemetery. The service will be streamed directly from Wright-Beard’s website.

September 15, 2021

Deaths

BACHELLER — Gertrude M. Bacheller, 97, of Homer, died Sept. 11, 2021. Calling hours will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Dresserville Bible Baptist Church. Burial will follow at the West Hill Homer Cemetery.

BURCH — Jim Burch, 78, of Ocala, Fla., died Aug. 25, 2021. There will be no services.

DI PIETRO — Antoinette Maria Di Pietro, 65, of Cortland, died Sept. 13, 2021. Arrangements are with Farrar Funeral Home, Dandridge, Tenn.

WALKER — Russell C. Walker, 70, of Dryden, died Sept. 14, 2021. There are no services planned.

September 14, 2021

Deaths

CARRIER — Alice Crossgrove Carrier, of McLean, died Sept. 5, 2021. There will be no services.

CRAFT — Bruce A. Craft, 75, formerly of Cortland, died Sept. 7, 2021. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

MCMAHON — Kathleen ”Kathy” Marie McMahon Lewis, age 73, died Sept. 9, 2021. A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 16 at Cortland Country Music Park & Campground, Cortland.

SLITER — William L. Sliter, 79, of Warwick, died Sept. 12, 2021. Private arrangements were entrusted to Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Warwick.

WARNER — Charlotte K. Warner, 93, of Cortland, died Sept. 3, 2021. Graveside services will be held at noon Friday at Sylvan Lawn Cemetery, Greene. A celebration of life luncheon will be held immediately following the graveside service at Berean Bible Church, Greene.

September 13, 2021

Deaths

ARNOLD — Doug Arnold, 79, of Dryden/Harford, died Sept. 12, 2021. Family and friends are invited to call from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday. A funeral service will follow at 6 p.m. at Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden. Burial will be private at Green Hills Cemetery.

KENT — Lillian B. Kent, 83, formerly of Fayetteville, died Sept. 8, 2021. Calling hours will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. Funeral services be immediately after the calling hours. Interment will be at the convenience of the family at Marathon Cemetery.

MCLYMAN — A memorial Mass for Charles “Mac” McLyman, 93, of Cortland, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. The Mass will be livestreamed via www.wrightbeard.com.