In Memory of




Obituary for Jacqueline P. Rondinaro

Jacqueline P. Rondinaro
Age 80, of Watkins Glen, died December 11, 2017, surrounded by her family and the grace of God.
The family will receive friends and relatives at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen, on Friday, Dec. 15th from 4pm-6pm. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec. 16th at 10am at St. Mary’s of the Lake Church, Watkins Glen.
“Jackie” was predeceased by her husband Albert D. Rondinaro; parents John and Mary Plate; and brother Wesley “Sandy” Plate. She is survived by her brother John (Patricia) Plate; sister-in-law Janet Plate; children John (Diane Christensen), Mark, Matthew, Maria, Susan (Stephen) MacAvery, Margaret, Theresa (Scott Wallace),Luke, and Catherine (Ian Cha); grandchildren Chelsea, Michael, Jean, Jacqueline, Reid, and Neil; best friend Carol Pfiffer; and numerous relatives and friends.
Jackie was devoted to her family and her faith. As an active member of St. Mary’s, she sang in the Resurrection Choir and offered many prayers as part of the Prayer Chain. She was a champion for life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mary’s of the Lake Church, 905 N Decatur St., Watkins Glen, NY 14891; or Schuyler Hospital, 220 Steuben St., Montour Falls, NY 14865. You may express condolences or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at