Archive for Wednesday, November 19, 2003


November 19, 2003


Memorial services for Darryl Dean Bell, 56, Wellsville, will be at10 a.m. Thursday at Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, Baldwin City. Mr. Bell died Nov. 16, 2003, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born Feb. 18, 1947, in Kansas City, the son of John and Claudine (Greenlee) Bell. He grew up in Wellsville and graduated from Wellsville High School in 1965.

Mr. Bell served in the U.S. Army from 1966 until 1967. He spent nine months in Vietnam. He was awarded the Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Sharp Shooter Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and a Vietnam Combat Infantry Badge.

He married Gloria Rockers May 10,1968. She survives.

He was a carpenter for Hunt, Inc., for more than 15 years. He also was a life member of the VFW in Lawrence.

Other survivors include two sisters, Sue Drew, Texas, and Dorothy Forrester, Oregon; one brother, Kenneth Bell, Wellsville; two nephews, John Bell, Springifeld, Mo., and Derek Bell, Castle Rock, Colo.

Mr. Bell was cremated. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.


Services for John Arthur Clippinger, 82, Baldwin City, are pending and will be announced by Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home in Baldwin City. Mr. Clippinger died Nov. 17, 2003, at Village West, Ottawa.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.