Gayle A. Pinkerton, 80, of Colona passed away November 27, 2018 at Hammond Henry Hospital in Geneseo.
A memorial visitation will be 6-8pm Friday, December 14, 2018 at Schroder Mortuary in Colona.
Gayle was born November 28, 1937 in Moline, IL the son of Allen and Bernice Gullet Pinkerton. He married Alicia “Alice” Hernandez March 19, 1963 in East Moline. She passed away December 1, 2003. Gayle served in the Marine Corps. He worked for Rock Island Lines until they closed but continued working as a Railway Engineer until his retirement.
Survivors include his sons Duane (Terri) Pinkerton of Temecula, CA and Douglas (Theresa) Pinkerton of New Windsor; daughter Teresa (Brandi) Miller of Geneseo; grandchildren Cadence, Allen, Reshea, Shayne, Alixandra, Aaron, Matthew, Michael, Mitchell, Jessica, Rebecca, Alexander, Jacob and Kaitlynn; great grandchildren Eston, Mason, Addison, Luccas, Isabella, Marilynn and Greyson; brother Gary (Christy) Pinkerton of Bettendorf.
Gayle was preceded in death by his parents; wife and a sister Vicki.