Elenora K. Reiter 2/19/1930 — 3/21/2020

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Elenora K. Reiter 2/19/1930 — 3/21/2020

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Elenora Reiter

Elenora was born in Billings to Henry H and Rose (Brum) Reiter. She attended school at Shepherd and graduated from Billings Senior High. She married Victor Reiter on Nov. 20, 1948, in Laurel, and farmed with her husband at Silesia until moving to Laurel in 1951, then to Billings in 1985. After her husband retired from Cenex refinery in 1989, they went on to winter in Tucson, Arizona, doing volunteer work for Wycliffe Bible translators. They then moved to Tucson in 1991. They returned to Billings in 2000 and, in 2002, her husband of 53 years passed away. Elenora continued making quilts and doing craft projects for family and friends until moving to a nursing facility due to health.

She is survived by her children and grandchildren.

Memorial service TBD at a later time.

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  1. Deanna Turnbull

    I am so very sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to the Reiter family, may you find peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  2. Wanda Philhower Kinion

    Pam and Tim, So sorry to hear about your Mom’s death but also so grateful for all the years you had with her. I remember her teaching some of our first 4H sewing classes and of course all her years at the church as our families grew together. Peace to you all during this time.

  3. I worked at Aspen Meadows until 2017 and I just loved visiting with Eleanor. Sometimes it was pretty funny, but sure enjoyed her. I hope good memories will bring you peace and smiles during this time. God Bless, Kathy Gibble

  4. Brenda Vincelette

    I will treasure my memories Of Aunt Elenora ,her yummy mints ,the beautiful wedding cake she made for my wedding and her beautiful quilts .Especially the one hanging at cabin with two kissing moose .She met Uncle Vic at the gates of heaven ,where he said he would be waiting. My prayers to Tim and family, also Pam and her family. God Bless you all .Brenda Reiter Vincelette Stay safe

  5. Brenda Vincelette

    I will cherish my memories of Aunt Elenora from get togethers at at Grandma Reiters house to Aunt Elenora and Uncle Vic visiting us in Tucson .She had a very special gift from making yummy mints to beautiful wedding cakes .Also her quilts and wall hangings.I bought one from her with two kissing moose for my in laws cabin ,so when i go up to cabin i will always remember the days I got to share with her while growing up .I know she is with Uncle Vic ,he was waiting at the gates of heaven like her told her .She is also back with Grandma, Grandpa, My dad Ken, Uncle Don ,Aunt Doris and Aunt Bunny .But the best thing she is with our Lord .My deepest condolence to Tim and Family and Pam and her family .May God keep you safe and comfort you all in time of sadness.Love Brenda Reiter Vincelette

  6. Tim & Pam, families. So sorry to hear of EL’s death Vic & El are together again. Herman and I sent alot of time with them thru the years. till we meet again. Doreen Reiter
    ELeanor and Victor were my God Parents and I loved them very much Carol Reiter Lawson.
    Please let us know about the memorial.

  7. When I was a little girl, she and her parents would come to our farm NE of Billings. Henry and Rose were my godparents. Helen (Hinkle) Shaw

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