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Marie Ester Thornton Bell
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1919
Montgomery County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 2010
Neosho County
Kansas, USA

Published April 19, 2010 - Chanute, KS

Marie Ester Bell, 91, Chanute, Kansas, died Friday, April 16, 2010, at Heritage Health Care Center in Chanute, Kansas.

Marie was born in Caney, Kansas on April 16, 1919, the daughter of Oliver Raymond and Laura (Beckwith) Thornton.

She was united in marriage to Herbert Neely. He preceded her in death.

She was later married to LaDon Bell. He also preceded her in death.

She was a homemaker and a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by her son, Don Neely of Chanute, KS; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Lester Thornton of Abilene, KS, and Russell Thornton of Seaside, CA.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Herbert Neely and LaDon Bell; a son, Urwin Neely; a great-grandchild; three sisters, Bertha Wallace, Pauline Burns and Leta Thornton; and three brothers, Arthur Thornton, Richard Thornton, and Clifford Thornton.

Cremation has taken place.

Graveside inurnment will beTuesday, April 27, 2010 at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Chanute, Kansas.

Memorials in her name may be made to the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary and may be left with the funeral home.

Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Family links: 
  LaDon W Bell (1923 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Apr 19, 2010
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Marie Ester <i>Thornton</i> Bell
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 Added: Apr. 19, 2010

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