Obituaries

Robert F. Bell 1950 - 2011 Baldwin City

Graveside services for Robert F. Bell, 60, of Baldwin City, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Oakwood Cemetery, Baldwin City.
Mr. Bell died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011, at his residence.
He was born December 13, 1950, in Ottawa, Kan., the son of Frances Edward “Buss” and Bertha Evelyn (Ewing) Bell.
Mr. Bell grew up in Ottawa, later living in Lawrence and Baldwin City.
He graduated from Ottawa High School in 1968 and later attended Pittsburg State University.
From 1972 until 1984, Mr. Bell owned and operated Bell Automotive and Electric, with his brother, Steven, in Lawrence. For the next several years he painted houses professionally. In recent years he had been a cook at Cordoba’s restaurant in Baldwin City.
Survivors his brother, Steven (Lonni) Bell, St. Charles, Mo.
The family will meet with friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at Lamb-Robert Funeral Home, Baldwin City.
The family suggests memorials to American Heart Association, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.
Online condolences can be made at lamb-roberts.com.