Amy Rebecca Bavoso

Amy Rebecca Bavoso of Greenville Twp, NY, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 unexpectedly at home as a result of a medical complication.  She was 44.

She was born November 15, 1973 in Port Jervis, NY the daughter of William D. and Sharon H. Bavoso.

Amy graduated from Port Jervis High School and then went on to graduate from SUNY Cortland with a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education. She worked as a First Grade Teacher in Richlands, NC and a First Grade Teacher in ASK Elementary School in Port Jervis.  She was currently working as a substitute teacher in several of the local school districts while working on her Master’s Degree.

She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Port Jervis.

A family statement read:” Amy was a loving daughter and sister who loved teaching children and loved her family. She also loved Beagles, reading, Hallmark movies and frogs.  She will be dearly missed.”

Surviving are:

Her loving parents, William and Sharon Bavoso of Greenville Twp, NY      

Her siblings:    Katherine E. Bavoso of Harrisburg, PA

                        David W. Bavoso of Port Jervis, NY

                        John C. Bavoso of Washington, DC

Family and friends are invited to the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc., 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 on Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm.

The funeral services will be Friday, January 5, 2017 at 10:00 am in the First Presbyterian Church, 8 N. Broome St., Port Jervis, NY 12771.

The graveside funeral services and burial will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in memory of Amy, can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 8 N. Broome St., Port Jervis, NY 12771.

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis.  For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family, please visit