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Obituary for Cynthia "Cindie" Braun

Cynthia “Cindie” Braun (59), of New Brunswick, NJ passed away on the morning of Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ.

Cindie was born in Elizabeth, NJ. She also lived in Somerset and Branchburg before moving to New Brunswick, NJ, where she lived for the past 25 years or so. Cindie was very active with The Arc of Middlesex County, NJID in Iselin, and The Lakeview School in Menlo Park, NJ.

Cindie loved animals, children, and her family. She cherished spending time with family, friends, and especially with her longtime boyfriend, Michael Lafferty. She enjoyed listening to Elvis, watching Scooby Doo, and drinking coffee. Cindie had a keen memory for the birthdays of those she cared about and a memory for directions that could make a NYC taxi driver jealous.

Cindie is predeceased by her parents, Robert & Anne Braun, and sisters Vicki Kindnerski and Debbie Braun. She will be missed by her brother and sister-in-law, Robert & Denise Braun of Myrtle Beach, SC; sisters and brothers-in-law, Sandie & Ronnie Oakes of Manchester, NJ; Cheryl & Randy Aucone of Broomfield, CO; Barbie and Tony Remelgado of Branchburg, NJ; and her boyfriend Michael Lafferty of Piscataway, NJ.

Visitation will be held at Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street in Somerset on Saturday, October 1st from 2:30pm to 6:30pm. Funeral services will be held at 6:00pm. For those who wish to attend virtually via zoom, please click HERE and enter passcode 869180. Cremation will be held privately.

Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 in her loving memory.