In Memory of




Obituary for Jason J. Bates

October 27, 1971 – January 10, 2023
New Windsor, NY

Jason J. Bates, of New Windsor, NY entered into eternal rest on January 10, 2023 at Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh, NY. He was 51 years old.

The son of Edward C. Bates and Melody A. (Lewis) Foris, Jason was born on October 27, 1971 in Chicopee, MA.

Jason was a loyal and devoted friend who would spare nothing to help someone in need.

Jason is survived by his loving mother: Melody A. (Lewis) Foris of Cornwall, NY; his father: Edward C. Bates of Walden, NY; his wife: Brenda Fay Cox: his aunts: Michelle Marchese and Maurine Edwards; his cousins: Crystal and Ashley Edwards and Casey and Richie Hilligas; step-sisters: Aryn Bates and Laura Wickware; companion: Heidi L. Mickel; and his devoted friend: Aimee Bertero-Davis.

Due to the public health concerns of the Corona Virus (Covid-19), a Celebration of Jason’s life will be held at a later date. On behalf of the family, thank you for your understanding and support during this difficult time.

Memorial Contributions in Jason’s name may be made to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences, please go to