East Windsor, NJ
Amanda Lynn Harris, 34, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020 at home surrounded by her family. Born in Bangor, Maine, she has been a New Jersey resident for the past 10 years. Amanda graduated from Erskine Academy, South China, Maine in 2003 and later from the University of Maine where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Communications Sciences and Disorders and Child and Family Development. Amanda was a Special Education teacher with the Somerville Board of Education in Maine. Amanda was an all-around athlete who loved to read, enjoyed fashion and clothing, especially shoes and enjoyed a nice glass of wine. Above all, Amanda adored her kids and loved spending time with family and her many best friends.
Granddaughter of the late Josette Bartlett, Amanda is survived by her husband Andrew; her daughters, Gracie Lynn and Kinsley Rae; her parents, Richard and Debra Bartlett; her paternal grandfather, Richard Bartlett Sr.; maternal grandparents, Roland and Hilda Gay; her father-in-law and mother in law, Jack and Leslie Harris; a special cousin, Jason Bartlett and his wife, Kristen: her life long best friend, Ashley Brann with whom many memorable moments were had along with many other dear friends. Amanda is also survived by many other cousins, relatives and close friends who were all very dear to her.
Family and friends may visit from 1-3 PM on Friday February 21, 2020 at Plummer Funeral Home, 983 Ridge Road, Windsor, Maine where a funeral service will follow at 3 PM. Interment will be at a later date in Rest Haven Cemetery, Windsor, Maine.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Amanda’s name to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 526, Dallas, TX 75244, or to Standardbred Retirement Foundation, 42 Arneytown-Hornerstown Rd, Cream Ridge, NJ 08514.