Deaths Death Notices
MANARESI, Cynthia L.
MANARESI - Cynthia L. Of Tonawanda, passed away peacefully on May 10, 2016, after a seven year battle with cancer. Loving wife of John R. Manaresi and children, Melissa (Sean) Keefe and John (Leslie) Manaresi; dearest Nana to Tyler and Leah Keefe. She is also survived by loving sisters, Cheryl (Steve) Novotny, Diane (William) Montague and Susan (Michael) Goff; and nephews, Jason, Kyle, Adam, Andrew and Ryan; sisters-in-law, Carol (Richard) Rachkofski and nephew, Shane, and Elaine Bosanquet and niece, Brittany; along with many dear friends and loyal canine companion "Lucy". Cindy enjoyed spending time with her family, fishing, knitting, watching sports and baking her famous cookies. Despite her struggles, Cindy volunteered her time writing personal thank you notes to the kind donors of Roswell Park. Cindy's humor, courage and strength was an inspiration to all. The family wishes to express gratitude to the entire staff of Roswell Park and Hospice of Buffalo for their care and compassion during her lengthy illness. Per her request, no formal services will be held as Cindy generously donated herself to The University at Buffalo's Anatomical Gift Program for further education and research. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Roswell Park or Hospice of Buffalo.