Irving L. Cortright

Cortright, Irving L.

Newark Valley, New York: Irving L. Cortright, 92, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2013. Irving was predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Norma Cortright; parents, Oral and Carrie Cortright. He is survived by his children, Ronald (Jody) Cortright, Newark Valley, Gerald (Kate Schalck) Cortright, Moscow, ID, James (Elizabeth) Cortright, Newark Valley; grandchildren, Jessica, Gerald and his wife, Aimee, Melissa, Julie; great grandson, Zayah; brother, LaVere "Si" Cortright; several nieces and nephews. Irving was a veteran of the U.S. Army during WWII and retired from Scott Smith and Son. Family would like to extend a special Thank You to Irving's special caretaker, Laurie and Hospice at Lourdes. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Tioga Cemetery, Owego, NY with the Rev. Richard Schaal. Condolences may be made to the Cortright family at

Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin on Mar. 25, 2013