January 20, 2022

Deaths and births for the week of Jan. 3-8, 2022

January 8, 2022


LEFEVER — Bradley J. LeFever, 65, of Homer, died Jan. 6, 2022. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home.

LEWIS — Marie A. ‘Maudie’ Lewis died Jan. 5, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Donald L. Barber Funeral Home, 5016 Route 11, Homer. The service will be livestreamed at www.facebook.com/donaldlbarberfuneralhome. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until the time of the service Monday at the funeral home.

WING — Richard F. Wing, Jr., 55, of North Syracuse, died Dec. 31, 2021. A celebration of life will take place in June.

January 7, 2022


DRUMM — H. Richard Drumm, 93, died Jan. 4, 2022. A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. May 28, at the Otisco Presbetarian Church. A gathering at The Loft at Vesper Hills Golf Club will follow. Burial will be private. Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, is handling the arrangements.

YACONO — Michael James Yacono, 60, of Cortland, died Nov. 6, 2021. Services will be held in Cortland at a later date.

January 6, 2022


No report.

January 5, 2022


CANFIELD — Charles K. Canfield, 88, of Harford Mills, died Dec. 31, 2021. Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 W. Main St., Dryden. A service with military honors will be at noon. Burial will follow at Parker Street Cemetery, Lapeer.

GRISWOLD — Jean Ann Perfetti Griswold, 94, of Strasburg, Va., formerly of Cortland, died Dec. 19, 2021. Burial in Cortland will be private.

OPERA — Mary Ellen Opera, 90, formerly of Cortland, died Dec. 31, 2021.

SNOW — Sarah M. Snow, 79, of Marathon, died Dec. 29, 2021. Calling hours will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 29 at the McGraw United Methodist Church, 20 E. Main St. A life celebration service will be at 3 p.m. at the church immediately after the calling hours. A private burial will be in the McGraw Cemetery.

STANGER — Stephen Louis Stanger, 63, of Port Orange, Fla., died Aug. 22, 2021. A gathering to celebrate his life was held Dec. 11 at his home.

January 4, 2022


BERARDI — James (Jim) Nicholas Berardi, 76, a native of Cortland, died Jan. 1, 2022. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Free Will Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

PRINGLE — Russell J. (Skip) Pringle, 95, of Skaneateles, died Dec. 22, 2021. The family is planning to celebrate his life in the spring.

January 3, 2022


No report.