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Francis 'Frank' Pinault


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Posted Online: Feb. 22, 2013, 7:19 pm
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Francis "Frank" M. Pinault, 53, of Moline, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at Trinity Rock Island.
Francis was born Nov. 17, 1959, in Pawtucket, R.I., the son of Dr. William N. and Dorothy A. Muldrew Pinault.
He had been employed as a chef at several local restaurants.
Frank was a 1978 graduate of Alleman High School and the Johnson & Wales Culinary School, Providence, R.I.
He loved cooking, especially baking in his home for family and friends. He enjoyed vegetable gardening and science fiction, especially Dr. Who.
Survivors include sisters, Antoinette Lambert (Jon), Moline, Michele Pinault, Cranston, R.I., Stephanie Flanagan, Pawtucket, and Josette Hudnut, Fort Madison, Iowa; and brothers, William (Faith), Davenport, Vincent (Lynda), Richmond Hill, Ga., Thomas, Lauderdale, Minn., John, Princeton, Iowa, and Daniel (Deb), Spring Park, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A gathering in memory of Frank will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to a local food bank or the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.deroofuneralhome.com.












 




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1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.






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