Angela Rinaldo , age 51, passed away from a long courageous battle against breast cancer on January 31, 2017, in her home surrounded by her family in Morrison, CO
Angela is survived by her father, Angelo Rinaldo. Immediate family members Chris, Colton (13), and Garrett Plomondon (9). Sister Anne (Rinaldo) with her husband, Shawn, and children Winter & McKenna Enright. Sister Lori Rinaldo with children Jessica and Jake, as well as many loving family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Judith and numerous loving aunts, uncles, and grandparents.
Angela was born on September 3, 1965 in Boulder, CO, to parents Angelo & Judith Rinaldo.
In an interview Angela was asked, “What did you want to be when you grew up?” Her response, “ When I was young, an astronaut. In my teens, definitely a software developer. I got a taste of writing code in high school, and I liked it. Always one to follow her dreams and attending college at University of Colorado, Angela worked for US West and Telcordia in the Denver area, then moved to New Jersey and then back to Denver in 2001. Denver was her home and where she held leadership roles at Comcast and most recently VP of Video Operations for Charter Communications. She was honored by the editors of Multichannel News as its 2015 Technology Woman of the Year, in the operator category, and was named 2014 Tech Woman of the Year by the Rocky Mountain chapter of Women In Cable Telecommunications.
Angela was a social, active woman who was passionately involved in Cub Scout Pack 39 and Boy Scout Troop 737, as well as other business organizations.
Her family and friends will always remember her as a trusted, loyal, dedicated, and compassionate daughter, sister, friend, and coworker. She enjoyed anything outdoors, horses, camping, and hiking. She was always up for an adventure. She was excited and thrived in her job. She relished in the many friendships she shared with her colleagues. Angela was a great family woman and a loving mother. She was married to Christopher Plomondon for 23 years. The loves of her life and her will to live were because of her boys. The couple shares 2 wonderful boys together.
The immediate family would like to thank Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers at Swedish Medical Center as well as all her loving family, friends, and colleagues for their support. Flowers can be sent to Evergreen Memorial Park, 26624 N. Turkey Creek Rd, Evergreen, CO 80439. www.EvergreenMemorialPark.com . In lieu of flowers you may donate to the American Cancer Society at https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate/memorial-giving.html in memory of Angela Rinaldo. ACS Acknowledgement cards can be sent to The Plomondon Family, c/o Evergreen Memorial Park, 26624 N. Turkey Creek Road, Evergreen, CO 80439. You may call in your donation to 1-800-227-2345, option 2.