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 Bessie M <I>Glasgow</I> Bell

Bessie M Glasgow Bell

Washington County, Iowa, USA
Death 8 Apr 2005 (aged 94)
Washington, Washington County, Iowa, USA
Burial Columbus City, Louisa County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 5866446 · View Source
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Bessie Bell Services: 11 a.m. today, Stacy-Lewis Funeral Home, Columbus Junction. Visitation: 9 a.m. until service time today, funeral home. WASHINGTON, Iowa -

Bessie M. Bell, 93, Washington, died Friday, April 8, 2005, at Washington Care Center. The Rev. Cathy Whitlatch will officiate the services. Burial will be at the Columbus City Cemetery. A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Mrs. Bell was born March 24, 1912, in Washington County, the daughter of Charles and Clara Glasgow-Benda. She married Paul Bell Sr. March 17, 1930, in Washington.

She was a farmer's wife, although she held other employment at various times in her life, such as a waitress, secretary and a nurse's aide. She was known as a good cook, a sharp dresser and she enjoyed caring for animals.

Survivors include a son, three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, James J. Benda; her husband; a sister, Florence; two brothers, Harold and Arthur; and a grandson, Douglas.

Courtesy of the Ralph J. Wittich Riley Freers Funeral Home

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  • Maintained by: Connie
  • Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
  • Added: 21 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5866446
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie M Glasgow Bell (24 Mar 1911–8 Apr 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5866446, citing Columbus City Cemetery, Columbus City, Louisa County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Connie (contributor 46496968) .