Ellis Banegas Maldonado, age 5 of Knoxville, passed away on December 10, 2022. He was a miracle baby that lived life to the fullest. He loved to play soccer, sing, listen to music, and Maruchan noodles. He was a loving and caring boy that touched many hearts.
He was preceded in death by Porfiro Banegas Mendoza I, Anastasia Banegas Sabas Mendoza.
He is survived by his parents, Porfirio Banegas Maldonado and Erica Disney; brothers, Duglas Franklin, Eulises Martínez, Ethan Burkhart, Hasvin, Moses, Joshua, and Alex Disney, Yoveli Banegas Maldonado; his sisters, Lixi Banegas, Hiriania Bonilla, Glenda Bonilla, and Alshley Bonilla; grandparents, Dale Disney, Charmaine Disney, Elma Maldonado, and Porfirio Maldonado I; uncles, Dale Disney Jr., Arnol Banegas, and Enrique Suazo; cousins, Lea Disney, Elena Disney, Grayson Disney, Malachi Disney, Kaden Disney, Williah Disney, Tucker Disney, Jolber Bonilla, Celin Maldonado, Lesandro Ramos, and Joshua Carcamo; aunts, Catarina Disney, Tabitha Disney, Patricia Velasquez, Damaris Maldonado, and Maria Banegas; Godparents Shawnna and Glenn Burkhart.
The family is receiving friends and family on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at Mynatt Funeral Home at the Fountain City Chapel at 12:00pm to 1:30pm with a 1:30pm service. The service will be officiated by Pastor Alberto Mendoza. After the service, the family will line up to for procession for graveside service at New Gray Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at mynattfh.com.