Robert Lee Bell, 87, a long-time resident of Wingdale, passed away Monday, December 17, 2012 at St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, NY. Born in New York City on June 7, 1925, he was the son of Matthew and Elaine (Cuttrell) Bell, Sr. Mr. Bell was a Marine in WWII, and worked as a therapy aid at Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center, retiring in 1995. He married Henrietta Morris on July 24, 1970; she survives him at home. Mr. Bell was a Senior Deacon and member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Stormville, NY. He was also a former member of the C.S.E.A. at Harlem Valley. In addition to his wife, Henrietta, Mr. Bell is survived by his sons, Briston and his wife, Shana, of Rhode Island, Brendan and Eric, Norris of Arizona, and Demetrus of Wingdale; his daughters, Willaine Bell of Poughkeepsie and Nadine Hyland and her husband, David, of Long Island; his brother, Matthew Bell who resides out West; former daughter-in-law Jacqueline Bell of Arizona; and grandchildren, Kiara Bell of Newport News, VA, Niasia Bell of Poughkeepsie, and Jordan, Mackenzie, Zy’Asia, Ja’Mhere, and Jayden Bell. A funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11 AM at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Stormville, NY. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.