Dorothy Ann (Heckel) Paronto, of Billings, formerly of Havre died of heart disease on May 17, 2019 at the age of 90.

She was born November 18, 1928. She shared her birthday with Mickey Mouse.

She was preceded in death by her husband Blair; parents Pete & Betty Heckel; 2 brothers Ed and Don; sister Helen Fox; and son-in-law Todd Ryan. She is also now reunited with her deceased daughter Karen Paronto.

She is survived by 3 of her children: Linda Ryan, Al Paronto, and Jackie Derdall; her 5 grandchildren: Sean Ryan, Shannon Mooney (Patrick), Andy Ryan (Leah), Riley and Jerad Derdall; her 5 great-granddaughters Amanda and Erin Mooney, and Ashleigh, Avery & Audrey Ryan; and a great-grandson Zachary Nelson.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the employees of Edgewood Memory Care and Stillwater Hospice.

We pray that Mom is being wrapped and comforted in God’s arms.

Graveside service is tentatively planned for Friday July 26, 2019 at Mountview Cemetery in Billings, MT.