Jeanne Rooney Ciancetta
1929 - 2021
Ciancetta, Jeanne Rooney LOUDONVILLE Jeanne Rooney Ciancetta passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, January 21, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Albany on July 26, 1929, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary Rooney. Jeanne was a graduate of Cathedral Academy and was later employed at Niagara Mohawk where she met the love of her life, Victor Ciancetta. Jeanne and Vic spent 59 incredible years of marriage together creating a wonderful life with their children and grandchildren. Jeanne's greatest legacy was her unwavering love and devotion to her family. She was an incredible daughter, wife, mother and grandmother, always putting her family first. Her kind, gracious manner remained with her until her very last day. Jeanne was predeceased by her loving husband Victor. She is survived by her children, Deborah (Tad) Grenga of Suffolk, Va., Kathleen (Richard) Dal Col of Loudonville and Victor (Roseanne) Ciancetta Jr. of Monroe, Conn.; as well as 10 beloved grandchildren, Christopher Grenga, Jennifer (Sean) Eichenberger, Tad (Carter) Grenga and Mark Grenga, Devan Dal Col (Charles Wesley), Alexis Dal Col (Jeffrey Lerman) and Brendan Dal Col, Victor E. (Nicole) Ciancetta, Natalie (Jack) Cresci and Andrew Ciancetta. She is also survived by three great-grandchildren, Thatcher and Campbell Eichenberger and Adaline Ciancetta. Additionally, Jeanne is survived by her cousin, Jane C. Rooney; her brother-in-law Mario (Muriel) Ciancetta; sister-in-law Mary (Skip) DellaRocco; and the late Albert and Marion Ciancetta, Aldino Ciancetta and Jean Babin. Jeanne is also survived by many beloved nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to join Jeanne's family to celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial in Historic St. Mary's Church on Capitol Hill, 10 Lodge St., Albany at 11 a.m. on Monday January 25. Masks and social distancing are required. The Rite of Interment will immediately follow in St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands. Those wishing to remember Jeanne in a special way may send a contribution to Historic St. Mary's Outreach and Food Pantry, 10 Lodge St., Albany, NY, 12207 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN, 38148-0142 or To leave a message for the family, light a candle, obtain directions or view other helpful services please visit

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Published by Albany Times Union from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2021.
Mass of Christian Burial
Historic St. Mary's Church on Capitol Hill
10 Lodge St, Albany, New York
St. Agnes Cemetery
, Menands, New York
Funeral services provided by:
McVeigh Funeral Home
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With Love, Josh and Megan
January 24, 2021
Kathy, Rich, & family- So deeply saddened by your loss. What a class act she was (always) sweet and kind. Her and Vic were an unforgettable couple and we´ll forever miss talking with them at baseball games and family events. With great sympathy, The Lacosse´s
Frank, Cindy, &Trevor Lacosse
January 24, 2021
Kathy, Richard & family Such a loss. I will remember Mrs.C being kind, soft spoken and gracious. You are so blessed to have her in your home during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely, Anne Trimble
Anne Trimble
January 24, 2021
Kathy, So Sorry For Your Loss Of Your Mother Sincerely, Jordan Puig
Jordan Puig
January 24, 2021
Dear Kathy & family All Gods love at this very sad time. She was a beautiful woman.
Mini Treffiletti Franchini
January 24, 2021
So sorry for your loss took care of your non at MDRC just a sweet lovely lady never a complaint and loved her family dearly
January 24, 2021
Vic, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this challenging time.
David Clemenzi
January 23, 2021
What a sweet, kind, gracious woman. She loved her family so much and they loved her. We were lucky to know her
Nancy and Michael Gallitelli
January 23, 2021
So very sorry for the loss of your mom. You are all in my prayers
Michele Puleo OHare
January 23, 2021
So sorry to hear about your mothers passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Bob DiDio
January 23, 2021