Frank Cimino, 66, Pecatonica, Illinois, died at 2:37 a.m., Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in his home surrounded by his loving family.\r\r\n\r\r\n Born September 14, 1948 in Ribera, Sicily, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Nicolo and Rosalia (Bacchi) Cimino. Married the former Christine M. Salamone in Rockford, Illinois on July 6, 1968. He was the owner and operator of Cimino Pizza in Pecatonica/Winnebago for over 35 years. Frank was devoted to his family and to his customers who were like family also. The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. Ajaz Khan, OSF Home Care, Heartland Hospice, Dr. Geoffrey Bouc and a special thank you to Judy Parlapiano for being our guiding light. Her endless devotion, aiding and immeasurable compassion will never be forgotten.\r\r\n\r\r\n Survivors include his wife, Christine Cimino; sons, Nick (Connie) Cimino, Benny (Teresa) Cimino and Vince (Adriana) Cimino; daughter, Rosalia (Giuseppe) Moscato; son, Johnny (Lindsee) Cimino; daughter, Paulina (Joe) DeMarco; grandchildren, Frank G. Cimino, Peter A. Cimino, Marco Cimino, Frank N. Cimino, Peter D. Cimino, Cristina Cimino, Paula Cimino, Maria Moscato, Domenic Moscato and Juliana DeMarco; sisters, Paula (Giuseppe) Venezia and Antonina (Frank) Romano; sister-in-law, Domenica Cimino; uncle, Pietro (Lilla) Cimino and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Antonino “Tony” Cimino and Vince Cimino.\r\r\n\r\r\n Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m., Monday, March 23, 2015 in St. Anthony of Padua Parish, 1010 Ferguson Street, Rockford, Illinois with Reverend James M. Ciaramitaro officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Winnebago,Illinois. Visitation will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Rockford from 4:00 -8:00 p.m., Sunday, March 22, then again from 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass Monday. The rosary will be recited at 7:45 p.m. Sunday. McCorkle Funeral Home-Countryman Chapel, 529 Washington Pecatonica, Illinois assisted the family.\r\r\n\r\r\n In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.