1925 - 2013 READSBORO, VT. Jeannette Marie (Foote) Rondeau, 88, of 430 Tunnel St., a former longtime resident of Stamford, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at the North Adams Regional Hospital.
She was born in North Adams Mass., on April 2, 1925, a daughter of Ernest and Lillian (LaGess) Foote. She attended schools in North Adams.
She was employed for 44 years at the Sprague Electric Co. in North Adams.
She was a former communicant of St. John Bosco in Stamford.She enjoyed baking, crocheting and traveling to the casinos. A line dancer, she was a member of the Rhythm Belles.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Wilfred G. Rondeau, whom she married Aug. 3, 1946 in Notre Dame Church in North Adams; one daughter, Linda Pellerin and her husband, William of Gastonia, N.C.; one son, James F. Rondeau and his wife Denise, of Stamford,; four grandchildren, Aimee Pellerin Phillips, Laura Pellerin, Chad M. Rondeau and his companion, Sara Sanchez, and Christine Sprague; six great-grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, eight step-great-grandchildren, and 74 nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by three grandchildren, James, Jane and Sarah Rondeau, and by three sisters and four brothers, Blanche LaGess, Evelyn Krzeminski, Lucille LaBombard. Bernard Foote, Ernest Foote, William Foote and Joseph "Harry" Foote.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A Liturgy of Christian will be celebrated Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Church, North Adams, Mass. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Cemetery, Williamstown. Calling Hours at the Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, will be Wednesday, May 8, 2013, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorial donations are suggested for the Readsboro Volunteer Fire Department through the funeral home. To send a card, flowers, gifts or a message, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.
Published in North Adams Transcript from May 7 to May 8, 2013