- William 'Bill' B.T. Ronalds III, of Rockland, noted illustrator, passed away at his home, Thursday, October 20, 2016. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 3, at St. Bernard's Catholic Church, 150 Broadway, Rockland. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the William Ronalds Scholarship Fund at St. John's University, Attn: Gift Processing, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, N.Y. 11439, or to the local animal shelter or charity of one's choice. Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland. To share a memory or story with Bill's family, or to read a full obituary, please visit his Book of Memories at .