Funeral services for William M. Bell, 60, Faulk Road, Simonds Estates, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the McCrery Funeral Home, 2700 Washington Street, where friends may call Sunday night. Interment will be at Riverview Cemetery.
Mr. Bell, a gardner for local florists, died yesterday morning in the Delaware Hospital after a short illness. A veteran of World War I, he was born in Nottingham, Pa., but had lived in the Wilmington area since childhood.
The husband of Mrs. Ellen M. Bell, he is also survived by a daughter, Mrs. Ann Ilkner, Milwaukee; a son, Raymond Bell, Wilmington; a stepson, William King, Wilmington; and two brothers, Joseph Bell, Wilmington, and Chester Bell in Masachusetts.
(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 15 May 1957 (Friday), Page 4)
Ellen Layton Bell
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