Cynthia A. Gauff (nee McLarnon), 83, of Emerson, NJ, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Born and raised in Englewood, NJ to Francis and Margaret McLarnon. Beloved mother of Laura Smith and her husband Doug, and William Gauff and his girlfriend Grace Zoccali; loving grandmother of Samantha Leigh Capogna and her husband Neil, and great grandmother of Addison Leigh and Logan Thomas; and cherished sister of Mary Wolfe, Patricia Beers, Eileen McAnanly, Rosalina Byrne, and Doreen Hawthorne. Cynthia is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made in Cynthia's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.