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(O9) Retired member, Francis “Frank” A. Quinn, 76, of Raytown, MO, former Business Manager Pipefitters Local 533 passed away December 4, 2019. He was initiated 9/11/1967 (52 years of service), he became a Life Member in 2017. He went through the apprenticeship program from 1967 until he turned out 1/28/1972. He was a member of the Executive Board from 1982 – 1988. He was a Business Agent 1988 – 1991. He was voted into the position of Business Manager in 1991 and held that position for 15 years until he retired 7/12/2006. He was Chairman of the Joint Apprenticeship Committee Trustee and served on several boards until he retired.
Frank Quinn received the “Labor’s Representative of the Year for 2003” Award by Labor’s Educational and Political Club Independent (LEPCI). The award is given to those who preserve the hard-earned rights of this nation’s working men and women. He has earned considerable praise as one of the most respected leaders in the U.A. as well as the Labor Community as a whole, he enjoyed the loyal support of many individuals including political leaders, universally hailed as a diligent worker, has protected trade jurisdiction and preserved the covenants of the collective bargaining agreement. He has two sons, Richard Quinn and Stephen Quinn who are also Pipefitters.
Visitation will be held on Monday, December 9, 2019 from 1:00 PM till 2:00 PM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Redemptorist Church, located at 3333 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 PM at the church. Committal service will follow at 3:30 PM at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, located at 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64138. Online Condolences can be made here.
Business Manager Scott Grandon delivered a $5000.00 contribution from the membership at Local 533 to the Children's Miracle Network Radiothon benefiting the KU Pediatrics in Kansas City.
Scott Grandon also presented a $500.00 check to McClintock from the Jason Grandon Memorial Fund.
Retired Pipefitter Local 533 T-Shirts
Now available at the Union Hall
in Gray and Black - Short Sleeves ONLY
Sizes: Medium to 3XL