Robert Wiley Bell was born October 30, 1926 and died on May 8, 2013.
He was a lifelong resident of Fircrest. He graduated from Stadium H.S. in 1945 but had enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1944 and Honorably Discharged in 1946. He attended UPS and started working in the family owned fuel business, Bell Fueland eventually became the owner. He was retired for 31 years and remained in his home until the time of his death.
He was married to his true love, Joyce Welch Bell for 54 years. Joyce predeceased him as did his parents William and Florence Bell. Joyce’s name was on his lips as he passed from this life. He is survived by his four loving children, Karen Dowling, Connie White (Bill), Robert W. Bell and Susan Bell. He has five grandchildren, Ryan, Riley, Michael, Matthew and Erin.
He was very active in life enjoying boating, golfing, Hawaii, his friends and his pool. A loving thank you to Family First – Adult Family Homes for providing him his final peaceful days. We love you Dad!
At Bob’s request there will be a private family gathering.