Amy L. Barrows, 47, of Elm Street, McGraw, passed away on Friday June 28, 2019 after a valiant battle with cancer.
A lifelong area resident, Amy was born June 12, 1972, the daughter of James F. and Christine E. Moffitt Russell. She was a graduate of Homer Central School and TC3.
For several years Amy had been employed as a teacher's aide for the McGraw Central School district.
Amy loved being outdoors, whether walking, hiking or taking in the view of a waterfall. She enjoyed Paint & Sip parties and most of all loved being a “Soccer Mom", traveling throughout the area following her son Skyler’s success in soccer.
In addition to her parents, Jim and Chris Russell of Homer, Amy is survived by her husband of 17 years, Stephen R. Barrows; two sons, Dylan S. Barrows and Skyler J. Barrows; a sister, Jamie F. (Jeff) Thomas of Geneseo, her nephew, Rivers Thomas and several aunts, uncles, cousins and many loving friends.
A celebration of life for Amy will be held on Friday, July 12 from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Preble Park , Route 281, Preble.
Memorial contributions in Amy’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 13 Beech Street, Johnson City, NY 13790.
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