Cecelia L. (Corondi) Schaeffer
February 25, 1929 – November 18, 2015
Cecelia L. (Corondi) Schaeffer, age 86, of Elk Mills, MD, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 18, 2015.
Born in Landingville, PA on February 25, 1929, Cecelia was the daughter of the late Pasquale and Louise (Werner) Corondi.
A devout Catholic, Cecelia was a dedicated parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church in Elkton. She was a talented homemaker who enjoyed baking and decorating for the holidays, especially Christmas. An avid gardener, Cecelia loved spending time outdoors tending to her flowers and sharing her beautiful blooms with many. She adored her special poodle friend, Sophie who was often at her side. Cecelia prided herself on welcoming her friends and family into her warm and loving home and she was truly happiest in their company. She will be very dearly missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, Cecelia was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Schaeffer; son, Robert Schaeffer, Jr.; grandson, Matthew Pollitt; and siblings, Anthony Corondi, Mae Mauro, Mary Symons and Helen Adams. She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Pollitt (Tim), Nancy Davis, Kay Schaeffer and Linda Weamer (David); grandchildren, Michael Pollitt (Debbie), Brian Davis, Dawn Sommerville (Graeme) and Christy Grazer; 8 great grandchildren; and her faithful canine companion, Sophie.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 am on Saturday morning, November 21, 2015, at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, 454 Bow Street, Elkton, MD, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am. Interment will follow in Gilpin Manor Memorial Park, Elkton, MD.
Flowers would be appreciated.