Rodney Allen Pianalto, 59, of Cassville, Missouri, died Thursday, November 28, 2019 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. He was born April 18, 1960 in Springdale and loved his work with Reliable Poultry where he was a salesman. Rodney enjoyed camping and trout fishing, telling jokes and making people laugh. Above all he was devoted to his family.
He is survived by his wife, Margie (Yeager) Pianalto; two children, Nicholas Pianalto and daughter-in-law, Meaghan of Houston, TX, Danielle Pianalto of Springdale; his parents, Richard and Antoinette Pianalto of Springdale; two brothers, Rick Pianalto and wife Linda, Joey Pianalto and wife Kerri all of Tontitown; one sister, Alison Washkowiak and husband Mike, also of Tontitown; and his mother-in-law, Sonja “Sunny” Yeager of Fayetteville;
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Adolph and Theresa Zulpo, Silvio and Emelia Pianalto; two infant siblings, Daniel and Gina; and his father-in-law, Leonard “Red” Yeager.
The family would like to take this opportunity to thank the physicians and staff at Mercy Health System and Circle of Life Hospice for the loving and compassionate care that was provided to Rodney and his family during his extended illness.
Visitation will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a Rosary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 4, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Tontitown.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Thursday, December 5, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with burial at St. Joseph Cemetery.