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Obituary for Amy L. Petrushev

Amy L. Petrushev, 37, passed away on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at Hope Christian Services in Wyckoff, NJ.

Amy was born June 28, 1985, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. She resided in Somerset, NJ before relocating in 2005 to Eastern Christian Children’s Retreat (ECCR) in Wyckoff, NJ. ECCR became Amy’s new home and the staff and residents there were her family. She loved everyone and was loved by all, especially her Case Manager, Corinne Benson.

Amy liked looking at magazines, listening to music, watching TV and going to Ball Games with Corinne. She cherished all of the Nurses, Aides and Staff and everyone who knew her recognized her as "easy going."

Amy was predeceased by her Mother, Eileen Cottrell Petrushev and her Grandmother, Glendora Cottrell.
She is survived by her brothers, Traian Petrushev of North Brunswick, NJ, Jon Petrushev of North Brunswick, and Christopher Lees and his wife Jenny Lynn of Newark, NJ. She is also survived by her Aunt Sara and Uncle Wes Winchester from Barnegat NJ who were her Guardians.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 1st from 9:00AM to 11:00 A.M. at the Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ 08873.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Amy will be laid to rest at Van Liew Cemetery in North Brunswick.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Hope Christian Services (formerly known as Eastern Christian Children’s Retreat) 700 Mountain Avenue, Wyckoff, NJ, 07481.