Dora Carlotta Perotto, age 86, of Rupert, passed away on Saturday, June 26, 2010, at the Minidoka Memorial Hospital.
She was born on Nov. 26, 1923, in Rupert, Idaho, the daughter of Olindo and Inez Katherine Dallolio Paoli. She attended school in Rupert, and graduated from Rupert High School. She married Aldo Perotto on Nov. 18, 1941, in Rupert. Together, they had two sons, Roger and Randy. Dora was privileged to be a stay-at-home wife and mother. She used her wonderful homemaking skills in creating a loving and inviting atmosphere. Dora enjoyed flower gardening, cooking and reading cook books.
After the passing of her husband, Aldo, in 1976, Dora met Stan Winter. He has been her loving and devoted companion since 1978. They enjoyed dancing for many years. In her later years, Dora delighted in spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She had a large loving family and many friends. Dora will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her dear friend and companion, Stan Winter of Rupert; her son, Roger A. Perotto of Boise; two brothers, Dick (Shirley) Paoli of Rupert, and Paul (Helen) Paoli of Gooding; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Aldo, she was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Lindo Paoli; two sisters, Ada Marie Pope and Darlene Zampedri; and her son, Randy M. Perotto.