William H. Pinette, 74, of Waldo passed away Jan. 13, 2011, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 6, 1936, in Malden, Mass., the son of Addison and Hazel (Wilson) Pinette.

Bill worked for many years with his parents at their poultry farm in Waldo. He also worked winterizing homes in the 1970s and 1980s for Waldo CAP, at Penobscot Frozen Foods and then on to retirement. Bill liked to watch movies and tape programs on TV, especially “The Tonight Show.”

He was predeceased by his parents and his sister Diane.

Bill is survived by his children, Judith Hawkins and husband Scott of Eddington; David Pinette and significant other Bonnie of Waterville; Gayle Pinette and significant other Mike of Rockport; and Keith Stover of Bucksport; five grandchildren, Erick Staples, Desiree Pinette, Megan, Lindsey, and Samuel Richardson; great-granddaughter Sidney Staples; and his many neighbors who he enjoyed very much.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast with graveside committal in the spring at Paul Yard Cemetery.

Online condolences may be offered at www.ripostafh.com.