ITHACA, NY — Lawrence Doebler will retire as director of
choral activities at Ithaca College at the end of the current
academic year, ending a 35-year stint with the School of Music.
During his time in Ithaca, he has also served for 26 years as the
music director for the First Presbyterian Church of Ithaca. To
honor his many years of teaching and service, the church recently