Eleanor was born December 31, 1931, In Youngstown, She was a graduate of North High School in 1949 and attended Youngstown State University. Eleanor was employed by Youngstown City Schools as an instructor for the Family Life Education Program. She was also employed as a clerk at the United States Post Office until her retirement. She leaves 2 surviving children, a son; Carlo and a daughter; Ramona, 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her 2 sons Norman Jr., and Vincent Frank, and their father Norman Sr.