|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1937|
|Death: ||May 14, 2004|
Obituaries: Della F. Bell, 67 CHEBOYGAN - Della F. Bell, 67, of Cheboygan, passed away Friday, May 14, 2004 at her home, after a long illness.
A resident of Cheboygan since 1981, moving from Waterford, Mich., Della was born Jan. 8, 1937 in Aloha Township, Cheboygan County, the daughter of Leo and Mary (Lemon) Pratt. On Aug. 20, 1955 in Alverno, she married Clayton Bell. She was a member of St. Mary/St. Charles Catholic Church, and had a love for all animals and wildlife, flowers and gardening.
Surviving is her husband, Clayton; a daughter, Karen (John) Spencer of Holt, Mich.; a son, Charles Bell of Cheboygan; three grandchildren, Kimberly, Matthew, and Autumn; four sisters, Rosella Smith of Waterford, Theresa Chase of Cheboygan, Phyllis (Eugene) Michelin of Keego Harbor, Mich., and Evelyn (Donald) Passino of Indian River; two brothers, Kenneth (Genevieve) Pratt and Leonard (Gloria) Pratt, all of Cheboygan; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation was conducted from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 16, 2004, with a Scripture service at 7 p.m., at the Christian Funeral Home in Cheboygan. Visitation will continue from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. today, May 17, 2004, at St. Mary/St. Charles Church in Cheboygan, where a funeral Mass will take place at 11 a.m. today, with the Rev. Paul Megge officiating. Interment will be at Oakhill Cemetery in Benton Township.
Memorials may be made to the Cheboygan Memorial Hospital, Hospice of the Straits, or the Extended Care Unit of Cheboygan Memorial Hospital (Larson Hall).
Leo Joseph Pratt (1898 - 1986)
Mary Mae Lemon Pratt (1903 - 1984)
Clayton C Bell (1936 - 2008)*
Theresa Pratt Chase (1931 - 2008)*
Della Faye Pratt Bell (1937 - 2004)
Leonard Dean Pratt (1938 - 2011)*
Phyllis A Pratt Michelin (1940 - 2005)*
Phyllis Ann Pratt Michelin (1940 - 2005)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: TEwer
Record added: Jul 01, 2014
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