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Mary Edna Bell Hansen
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Birth: May 6, 1926
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 2000
DuPage County
Illinois, USA

Mary Edna Bell, only dau. of Horace Waite Bell, Jr. and Gladys Vida Osborn, b. May 6, 1926 at Hartford, Conn. She d. Aug. 2, 2000 at Wheaton, IL. She was likely named after her paternal great grandmother, Mary Edna (Leach) Bell.

Daily Herald (Chicago)
Saturday, August 12, 2000
p. 9, Section 3, col. 1.

Mary Bell Hansen of West Chicago for 44 Years.

Services for Mary Bell Hansen, 74, will be private. Cremation will follow the service. Born May 6, 1926, in Hartford, Conn., the daughter of H. Waite Bell and Gladys Vida (nee Osborne) Bell, she died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2000 at Wynscape Nursing Home in Wheaton. Mary was educated in the public schools of Hartford and had a sewing business in her home for 40 years. She also worked as a window trimmer in Hartford and Syracuse, N.Y. On July 5, 1947, she married Russell J. Hansen in Hartford. Her marriage was blessed with two children, Keith L. Hansen and Charlene E. Derewjanko; grandchildren, Russell, Andrew and Natalie Ann. She is also survived by her brother, Fredrick O. Bell of Hartford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy in Baltimore, Md.

Hartford Courant,
September 3, 2000

Hansen, Mary Edna Bell

Mary Edna Bell Hansen, 74, of West Chicago, IL, died on Wednesday (August 2, 2000) at Wynscape Nursing Home in Wheaton, IL. Services were private at the crematorium in Romeoville, IL. Born on May 6, 1926 in Hartford, daughter of the late H. Waite Bell and Gladys O. Bell. Mary was educated in the Hartford Public School System and graduated from Bulkeley High School, class of 1944. She had a sewing business in her home for 40 years. She was married on July 5, 1947 to Russell J. Hansen of Hartford. She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Charlene; a son, Keith; several grandchildren; and a brother, Frederick O. Bell of Hartford. Donations may be made to The Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Inc., Wood Holme Med. Building, Suite 515, 1838 Greene Tree Road, Baltimore, MD 21208.
Family links: 
  Horace Waite Bell (1892 - 1977)
  Gladys Vida Osborne Bell (1892 - 1973)
  Frederick Osborne Bell (1923 - 2003)*
  Mary Edna Bell Hansen (1926 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Cremation
Created by: Don Blauvelt
Record added: Dec 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81940255

Rest in Peace Cousin
- Don Blauvelt
 Added: Dec. 14, 2011

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