William “Bill” F. Pincolini, 90, of Bridgewater passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center. He was married to his beloved wife Anita (Alberghini) Pincolini for 65 years. William was born in Bridgewater, MA on February 23, 1927.
Son of the late Paul and Jennie (Abati) Dallanegra. He was a proud World War II Navy veteran. He graduated from the Bridgewater Academy. He was employed at the John E. Lucey Shoe Factory. He also was a custodian at the McElwain School where he was lovingly known as “Mr. Bill” Upon retirement his many hobbies and accomplishments flourished. He was a “self-taught” artist where he received the First Place award for his painting of the State House Christmas Card in 2007. Bill’s “second family” were the members of the Bridgewater Senior Painters. He was an active member of the Bridgewater Council of Aging. Bill was a talented carpenter, crafter, and painter. He enjoyed playing cards and traveling with his family and friends.
Bill is survived by his sons, Kenneth and his wife Jo-Anne; Paul and his wife Debbie both of Bridgewater. He was also the father of the late Debbie Pincolini Baroni. He was the brother of the late Charles Pincolini, Gladys Balboni, and Dorothy Varano. He was a devoted grandfather to Nicole and her husband Mike Letourneau; Lauren and her husband Kevin O’Brien both of Raynham. The light of his life were his great grandchildren Madelyn O’Brien and Connor Letourneau. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St. Bridgewater at 9:00 am on Saturday, October 7, 2017 followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 103 Center St., Bridgewater at 10:00 am. Burial will be in St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery.
Visiting hours will be at the Prophett-Chapman Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford Street, Bridgewater, Friday, October 6, 2017 from 4-7 pm.
In lieu of Flowers, donations can be made in memory of William to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.