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Gladys Ione Woodruff Bell
Birth: Nov. 19, 1918
Hand County
South Dakota, USA
Death: May 24, 1973
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

Wife of Joseph Anthony Bell, Jr. (buried in Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Ft. Snelling (Minneapolis), MN

The following is from the Miller, Hand Co. SD "Press"

Mrs. Joseph (Gladys) Bell, 54, of Minneapolis, died Thursday at a Minneapolis hospital. Her funeral service will be Monday at Reck Funeral Home at 11:30 p.m.[sic] with the Rev. Donald Herringa, First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday at 7-9 p.m.
She was born Nov. 19, 1918 in Huron to Norman and Bertha Woodruff. She grew up on the family farm in Bates Township, Hand County and was graduated from Wessington High School. She married Joseph Bell on Aug. 18, 1939 in Newcastle, Wyo.
Mrs. Bell is survived by her husband; a son Joey, Minneapolis; four grandchildren; her mother, Miller; three brothers, Joy Woodruff, Winchester, Idaho,Eugene Woodruff,Genesee,Idaho and Victor Woodruff,Wessington; two sisters,Mrs.Claire(Betty) Patridge, Mato, Calif., and Mrs. Frank (Arlene) Smith, Chatsworth, Calif. She was preceded in death by her father and a brother[Norman Woodruff, Jr.]. 
 
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 Parents:
  Norman Alfred Woodruff (1887 - 1959)
  Bertha Beatrice McFarling Woodruff (1896 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Anthony Bell (1919 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Joy Llewelyn Woodruff (1915 - 1990)*
  Lawrence Eugene Woodruff (1917 - 1998)*
  Gladys Ione Woodruff Bell (1918 - 1973)
  Mary Elizabeth Woodruff Patridge (1920 - 2004)*
  Norman Rhodell Woodruff (1922 - 1960)*
  Arlene Beatrice Woodruff Smith (1924 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosehill Cemetery
Hand County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Block 3, Lot 10A, Grave 3
 
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Record added: May 03, 2008
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