Watertown - Amy Jo Ramsey, 61, of Sterling Street, died February 7 at Hospice of Jefferson County, Watertown. Memorial service will be 12:00pm Saturday, February 16, at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams, with Lisa Meyers, Amys aunt officiating. The Bethany OES Chapter 343 will also be conducting a special service at that time. Calling hours will be from 10:00-12:00 preceding the funeral. Burial in the Dexter Cemetery will be held at a later date.
Born May 26, 1951 in Watertown, daughter of L. Mason and Barbara Johnson Ramsey, she graduated from South Jefferson Central School. Following graduation she lived in Watertown and worked at Jefferson Rehabilitation Center for approximately twenty years as a caregiver and then for Caregivers until retiring in 2011 due to disability.
Amy is survived by a son, Corey D. Ramsey, Watertown; her mother, Barbara Ramsey, Zephyrhills, FL; three brothers, Kevin L. and wife Diane, Adams, Randy M. and wife Carol, Clayton, Barry W., Adams Center; a special friend, Nikki Wilkes and her infant son Dante, Watertown; and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her father, Mason Ramsey, who died in 2009 and a sister in law Mary Ramsey who died in 2012.
She enjoyed her Jack Russell dogs, the farmers market and especially enjoyed putting on barbecues for her friends.
She was a member of the Bethany OES Chapter 343 in Black River.
The family has requested in lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham Street, Watertown, NY 13601.