NIAGARA FALLS —
Melanie A. (Boglione) Tambroni, of Niagara Falls, passed away peacefully, with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at Niagara Hospice House. She was 57. She was born in Auburn, NY on February 4, 1956, a daughter of Anthony J. and Yolanda (Izzo) Boglione.
She attended schools in Auburn including Cayuga Community College. Ms. Tambroni worked for the NYS Department of Labor for 36 years until her retirement in 2012. She was an animal lover who adored her pets and she also enjoyed cooking and going to the casino but her greatest joy was her time with her family and friends and helping others.
She is survived by two children, Michael (Justine) Tambroni of Niagara Falls, and Melissa (Matthew) Szymanski of Sanborn; her mother, Yolanda (late Anthony) Boglione; her grandson, Grayson Szymanski; and her siblings, Diane (Patrick) Brisbin of Inverness, FL and Gregory (Linda) Boglione of Alpharetta, GA. She was predeceased by her father, Anthony J. Boglione in 2008.
Friends may call at the LANE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8622 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 5-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at St. John de LaSalle Church, 8477 Buffalo Ave. at 11:00 AM. EVERYONE PLEASE ASSEMBLE AT CHURCH. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in the Town of Lewiston. If desired, memorial donations may be made in Ms. Tambroni's name to Niagara Hospice House, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094.