Barbara was a bundle of energy. She was an outstanding cook and had a wonderful singing voice. She loved to exercise. Barbara was beautiful and best of all, she was genuinely funny. She'll be sorely missed by everyone who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her husband, Tom Buchholtz of Hilton Head; her mother, Olga Pancini Marenghi, of Framingham, MA; her daughter, Lisa Ann Kadra of Kenosha, Wisc.; two brothers, John Marenghi of Port Charlotte, Fla.,and Joe Marenghi of New Port Richie, Fla.; grandchildren, Cassandra De Rosa and Alessandro De Rosa of Florence, Italy; her sisters-in law Jean and Jackie, and nieces and nephew Pamela, Paula and Steven.
ARRANGEMENTS: The family requests memorial donations to Memory Matters,117 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head, S.C. A celebration of Barbara's life will be held at Windows on the Waterway, 5 Waterway Lane, Hilton Head on Wednesday, Nov.7, at 4 P.M. Island Funeral Home is serving the family.