Eleanor June Paronto


(April 30, 1941 - Nov. 16, 2011)

Eleanor June Paronto, 70, died Nov. 16, 2011 at her home in Powell.

She was born April 30, 1941 in Minot, N.D., the daughter of Edwin and Myrtle Jones.

On June 8, 1967, she married Bill Paronto in Cody. They had four children, Dennis, Debra, Cheryl and Mike. Through their 44 years together, they resided in Billings, Cody, and Powell.

She is survived by her loving husband Bill, sons Dennis Paronto and Mike (Rachel) Paronto, daughters Debra (Tom) Lyons, Cheryl (Sam) Welch, seven grandchildren, and  one great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, and one granddaughter.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association. An online memorial is available at www.ballardfh.com.

Ballard Funeral Home in Cody assisted the family with arrangements.