UTICA Amanda Sky Rosero
, 32, of Utica, NY, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, February 19, 2014. She was born in Cortland, NY, on October 10, 1981. Amanda graduated from Cortland High School and went on to receive a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University
, majoring in film studies. While at NYU, she studied abroad at Universities in South Africa and Ghana. Amanda was a gifted writer who loved music and films. Amanda is survived by her brother, JP Eberenz-Rosero; uncles, Carlos and Rick (Noryane) Rosero, Wayne (Donna) and Paul (Joan) Eberenz; aunts, Carmen (Warren) Rosero-Johnson, Blandina Henry and Mary Virginia (Peter) Lopez; grandmother, Helen Eberenz; many cousins; and her parents, Lydia Eberenz-Rosero and John Eberenz. Her wonderful spirit, joy and talents will be celebrated at an 11 a.m. service on Saturday, March 1, at the Redeemer Church at 931 Herkimer Road, Utica, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Redeemer Church, Celebrate Recovery, at 931 Herkimer Road, Utica, NY 13502.