Miscellaneous Tompkins County, New York Obituaries


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FREEVILLE: Alberta Kingsley Moseley, 96 formerly of 108 Benson Road, 
Freeville died Friday morning, November 22, 2002 at The Groton Nursing Facility.
Born March 16, 1906 in Lansing, she was the daughter of the late Charles 
Michael and Mary Emmeline Harris Kingsley and the widow of Carlyle O. Moseley, 
who died January 15, 1987. Alberta was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, 
cook and baker, par excellence; gardener and outdoorswoman who enjoyed fishing. 
For many years, she was involved with family farms in Dryden and Lansing.  
Though blind and wheelchair bound, she was an avid reader.  She strived for 
life-long-learning and took pleasure in her Talking Books, often reading 5 per 
week.  Her wisdom, comfort and friendship were a blessing to all that knew her.
Survivors include her daughter, Carol Farkas of Lansing; 6 grandchildren, 
Martin (Wanda) Farkas, Karyn (George) Rushlow,  Mark (Margaret) Moseley, Renee 
Farkas, Cathy (Fred) Moore, Glen (Arlene) Moseley, 8 great grandchildren, 9 
great great grandchildren, 4 nieces and 2 nephews. In addition to her parents 
and her husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Donald and Douglas R. 
Moseley; sister Audrey Howser, great grandson, Matthew Moseley and her step 
father Ward Teeter.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, 12Noon at The Lansing Funeral Home, Inc.  
Interment will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. The family will receive 
friends one hour prior to the funeral service, at the funeral home, 32 Auburn 
Road, Lansing, NY (www.lansingfuneralhome.com) 
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Moseley may be directed to The National 
Federation of the Blind, 1800 Johnson Street, Baltimore, MD 21230

Mr. Seymour A. Lampert, 85 of 116 Cascadilla Street, Ithaca, New York died 
Friday morning, November 29, 2002 at Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca.
Born April 9, 1917 in New York, New York, he was the son of the late William 
and Martha Noble Lampert.  Prior to retirement, Mr. Lampert was a Certified 
Public Accountant. He served his country during WWII in The United States Army 
and received an honoralbe discharge in 1946.  He was a devoted family man, who 
possessed a wonderful sense of humor and a deep appreciation for the arts and 
Survivors include his wife Adrienne (nee Kochman) of Ithaca, two daughters, 
Rachel Lampert (David Squires) of Ithaca, Sara Lampert Hoover (Bruce) of 
Urbana, IL, his son Leonard Lampert of Ithaca and his cherished granddaughter 
Montana Lampert Hoover.
Funeral services will be Sunday, 1:00pm at Lakeview Cemetery, Ithaca. Rabbi Ed 
Rosenthal will officiate.  There are no calling hours.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Lampert may be directed to The Tompkins County 
Office for the Aging. 320 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of The Lansing Funeral Home, Inc., 
32 Auburn Road, Lansing, NY 
LANSING:   Leona Teeter Doria, 85 of 955 Ridge Road, Lansing died Monday 
afternoon, December 2, 2002 at Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca.
Born July 14, 1917 in Ithaca, New York, she was the daughter of the late Leo 
and Blanche Barnes Teeter and the widow of David R. Doria, who died July 11, 
Mrs. Doria was employed as a Physical Education Teacher with the Lansing 
Central School System for a number of years and was inducted into the Lansing 
Hall of Fame.  She was a member of The Lansing United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her daughter Lynne (John) Siddell of Lansing and her three 
grandsons, Steve, Kris and Ken Stevens, her sister in law Peggy Teeter, several 
nieces and nephews..
Funeral services will be Thursday, 11:00am at The Lansing United Methodist 
Church, 32 Brickyard Road, Lansing.  Interment in North Lansing Cemetery will 
be delayed.  
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Doria may be directed to the Lansing United 
Methodist Church, Memorial Fund, 32 Brickyard Road, Lansing, NY 14882 or The 
Lansing Central School System, Athletic Department, 300 Ridge Road, Lansing, NY 
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of The Lansing Funeral Home, Inc. 
32 Auburn Road, Lansing 
Nan Stone Farrell Hutchins, age 72 of 4608 Limeledge Road, Marcellus, New York 
died early Wednesday morning, December 4, 2002 at her residence.  Her family 
was at her side.
Botn March 25, 1930 in Marcellus, New York, she was the daughter of the late 
Horace M. and Norma Walsh Stone and the widow of her first husband, James J. 
Farrell who died in 1973.  Mrs. Hutchins was a member of The Young Republicans 
Of Syracuse, New York, the Marcellus Parent/Child Nursery School, The Marcellus 
Chorale, Marcellus Home Bureau, was the 1967 Chairman for the American Cancer 
Society and had volunteered at the McCarthy School as an Aide, after the death 
of her first husband.  She was employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse for Van 
Duyn Home and Hospital for 15 years.
Survivors include her husband Arnold T. Hutchins of Marcellus, New York, her 
daughter, Elizabeth Daly of Houston, Texas,  6 sons, William (JoAnn) of Cuba, 
New York, Robert, Michael and David all of Marcellus, New York, David Hutchins 
of Auburn , New York, and Christopher Hutchins, her sister Marguerite Mead of 
Queensbury. New York
Funeral services will be held privately on Saturday morning.  The family will 
receive friends on Friday, between the hours of 4:00pm and 7:00pm at the NORRIS 
FUNERAL HOME, 33 North Street, Marcellus, New York.  Interment will be in 
Highland Cemetery, in the spring.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Hutchins may be directed to Hospice of CNY, 
990 Seventh North Street, Liverpool, New York or any organization that 
advocates for animals.
1954 ~ 2002
Services for Jon "Jay" David King, age 48 of 19 Turkey Hill Road, Ithaca, New 
York will be Tuesday, December 17, 2002, 11:00am at SAGE CHAPEL on The Cornell 
University Campus.  Jay died on Wednesday, December 11, 2002 at his residence.
Jay is the son of Dr. John and Marie (nee Ryan) King of Cayuga Heights, fiance 
of Heidi Russell of Ithaca, nephew of John Oset of Wilmington, DE, and is 
survived by several other aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of very close 
Memorial contributions may be directed to The American Heart Association.
1933 ~ 2002
Services for Martha Benning Cockram will be Friday, December 20, 2002, 4:00pm 
at The Lansing United Methodist Church. Interment will be private.
Mrs. Cockram died Thursday morning, December 12, 2002 at Cayuga Medical Center 
of Ithaca.  Wife of Robert, Mother of David (Maryann) Cockram, Stephen (Karin)
Cockram, MaryJane (David Corrigan) Cockram, sister of John Arthur Benning (Lois), 
Alice Sherman, Marjorie (Angus Trent) Benning, grandmother of six.
Memorials may be directed to The African University Fund at Lansing United 
Methodist Church, 32 Brickyard Road, Lansing, NY 14882.
ITHACA:  Professor Judith Ruth Ginsburg, 58 of Ithaca died early Saturday 
morning, December 28, 2002 at her residence.
Born October 18, 1944 in Omaha, Nebraska, she was the daughter of the late 
Morris and Nancy (nee Soiref ) Ginsburg , originally of Omaha, NE. and formerly 
of Los Angeles, CA.
Judith graduated from Central High School in Omaha, NE in 1962.  She received 
her Bachelors’ and Doctrate degrees in Classics and Roman History at U.C. 
Berkeley and her Masters’ degree at U.C.L.A.  She was both a fellow and 
frequent researcher at The American Academy in Rome. Judith was employed as a 
Professor of Classics and taught at Cornell University from 1976 until the time 
of her death.
Survivors include her beloved partner Miri Amihai (Collins), her brother James 
of Venice,CA, several aunts, uncles and cousins in the United States and in 
A Memorial service will be held in the spring on the campus of Cornell 
University.  Details will be announced once complete. Funeral services with 
burial will be in Mt. Sinai Cemetery, Hollywood Hills, California will be 
In lieu of flowers or other gifts of condolence, please dontate in Judith’s 
honor to her favorite charity in Israel;  Givat Haviva Educational Foundation, 
Inc. at The Jewish-Arab Center for Peace, 114 West 26th Street, Suite 1001 New 
York, New York 10001
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of The Lansing Funeral Home, Inc., 
32 Auburn Road, Lansing.

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