Joseph Jr was the son of Joseph Sr and Eliza (Crittenden)Rondo, he was the youngest of fourteen children. Joseph married Gertrude Lafave and they had two sons.
TCA 1/27/1911 Joseph Rondo fails to regain health in "Glorious Climate" of the West. Joseph Rondo died in Los Angeles, CA, Saturday January 21 of Tuberculosis at the age of 34. He was born in Reese but had lived much of his life in Caro. He learned the barber trade and was employed in Port Huron for some time previous to his depature for the west last July. His wife, Miss Gertrude Lafave with two small sons are with her parents in Gagetown. They had been married seven years. Few particualrs were learned as the news came to his sisters through a patient in the sanitarium where he died.