Robert Bell


TROY — Robert M. Bell Jr., 58, of Troy, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at the Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, following an extended illness. He was born on Sept. 2, 1955, in Troy, to the late Robert M. Bell Sr. and Mary E. (Gorral) Bell.

Robert is survived by his wife of 12 years, Cathy S. (Secrest) Bell; his children, Chris M. Bell of Troy; Camilla E. (William R.) Keller of Eaton; Jammie L. (Zach) Gaster of St. Paris; Jessica D. (David A.) Carroll of Troy; Chris Cain Jr. (Diana) of West Alexandria; Nikole Moore of Franklin; and Samantha (Tom) Batsche of Gratis; grandchildren, Gabrielle, Emma, Gwyneth, Ethan, Paige, Preston, Hailey, Gianna, Adriana, Sophie and Gideon; sisters and brothers-in-law, Cindy (Kevin) Bell of Bellefontaine; Kim (James) McDowell of Troy; Lisa (Rusty) Henderson of Troy; and Julie (Shon) Taylor of Bellefontaine; and brother and sister-in-law, Mike (Sharon) Bell of Piqua.

He was a 1974 graduate of Troy High School. He was active in the ministry with the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Troy. He was retired from Stillwater Technologies of Troy.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 3967 N. Washington Road, Covington.

Friends may express condolences to the family through

Funeral Home

Baird Funeral Home
555 N. Market St. Troy, OH 45373

Published in Piqua Daily Call from Dec. 9 to Dec. 10, 2013