Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Robert "Bob" M. Bell, 52, of rural Spencerville, OH died unexpectedly Saturday, November 11, 2017 at his residence.
He was born June 6, 1965 in St. Marys, OH to Winfred "Eugene" and Joyce (Cramer) Bell. On April 14, 1983 in Jay Co., Indiana he married Debra Mabry, who survives.
Also survived by: daughter Kara Bell of Spencerville, OH; daughter Britany (Drew Chiles) Bell of Spencerville, OH; 3 grandchildren: Gaige Conley, Kayleanna Conley, Easton Smith; sister Kimberly (Mike) Klaus of Mendon, OH; brother Clinton (Holly) Bell of Mendon, OH; sister Julie Porter of Butler, IN.
Preceded in death by: father Winfred "Eugene" Bell; mother Joyce Bell-Strickland; daughter Tara Bell.
He was employed as a boat mechanic for Kozy Marina at Grand Lake St. Marys.
Bob's favorite pastimes included tinkering with engines and fishing. An accomplished musician, he played numerous instruments for the entertainment of himself and others. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and close circle of friends.
Bob enjoyed life to the fullest and touched the hearts of almost everyone he met. He did not know a stranger, and left a legacy of kindness and compassion.
Rites are scheduled to begin 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 17, 2017 at Miller Funeral Home 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Marys. The Rev. Andrew Atkins will officiate the services. Burial will follow at the Calvary Evangelical Cemetery, in rural Mendon, OH.
Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home on Ohio 703 West.
Condolences may be expressed to his family via: www.millerfuneralhomes.net.