December 1, 2021

Deaths and births for the week of October 25-30, 2021

October 30, 2021

Deaths

ROSE — Gary Dennis Rose, 76, formerly of Livingston Manor, died Oct. 13, 2021

SCHWENN — Kenneth J. Schwenn, 65, of Tully, died Oct. 25, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. Burial with military honors will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

WEST — Dianna Roberta West, 63, of Cortland, died Oct. 27, 2021. A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Nov. 6 at Suggett Park, Cortland.

October 29, 2021

Deaths

CATALANO — Mary M. Catalano, 97, of Cortland, died Oct. 26, 2021. A calling hour will be held from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland. There will be a funeral service after the calling hour at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be immediately after the service at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.

CERIO — Charles D. “Chic” Cerio, 101, died Oct. 26, 2021. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Chapel of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony’s Church, Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.

GLAZIER — Roger H. Glazier, 79, of Cortland, died Oct. 26, 2021. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland. Services will follow at noon at the funeral home. Prayers of committal will follow the services at Cortland Rural Cemetery.

MCKANE — Edward G. McKane, 80, of Groton, died Oct. 25, 2021. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Monday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, Groton. A private graveside service will be held at a later time at West Groton Cemetery.

OSTRANDER — Martin Reid Ostrander, 69, of Cortland, died Oct. 26, 2021. Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, Homer. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Interment with military honors will follow the service at Glenwood Cemetery, Homer.

October 28, 2021

Deaths

CERIO — Charles Cerio, 101, of Cortland, died Oct 26, 2021. Arrangements will be announced by Riccardi Funeral Home.

CRAIG — Gene Craig, 64, of Cortland, died Oct. 25, 2021. Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, with memorial services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. The memorial service can be livestreamed on the Wright-Beard website.

GLAZIER — Roger H.  Glazier, 79, of Cortland, died Oct 26, 2021.  Arrangements will be announced by Riccardi Funeral Home.

VAN MARTER — Josephine A. Van Marter, 96, of Cortland, formerly of Ringoes, N.J., died Oct. 25, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main St., Flemington, N.J., followed by burial in Amwell Ridge Cemetery, Larison’s Corner, New Jersey. A calling hour will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday prior to the service at the funeral home.

October 27, 2021

Deaths

DICKERSON — Florence I. (Flo) Dickerson, 95, of Groton, died Oct. 2, 2021. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Shurtleff Funeral Home, Groton. Services will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be immediately after the service at the Pine Grove Cemetery, Ludlowville.

GAY — Patricia Gay, 89, of Solon, died Oct. 24, 2021. The family is planning a private graveside service for this weekend.

MONTALVO — Oswaldo “Ozzie” Montalvo, 70, of Cortland, died Oct. 24, 2021. Graveside services will be private at Virgil Cemetery.

VANWAGENEN — Lewis “Jim” VanWagenen, 73, of Truxton, died Oct. 24, 2021. Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick’s Church, Truxton. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.

October 26, 2021

Deaths

CHAPMAN — Sherwood “Skip” Chapman, 83, of Cortland, died Oct. 22, 2021. A memorial service will be at a later date.

GAY — Patricia A. (Weishaupt) Gay, 89, of Solon, died Oct. 24, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus.

SAMSON — Genevieve Sylvia Samson, 88, died Oct. 19, 2021. Calling hours will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, Hallstead, Pa. Funeral services will follow calling hours at 1 p.m. at the church. Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery, Hallstead, Pa.

TURNBOW — Arlene M. Turnbow, 87, formerly of Cortland, died Oct. 16, 2021. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church, Cortland. Prayers of committal will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cortland.

VANGORDON — Daymon William Myron VanGordon, 8, of Cortland, died Oct. 20, 2021. A service will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland.

October 25, 2021

Deaths

BROWN — Harold E. Brown died Oct. 23, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Marathon Memorial Chapel.