Kristill Lin Bella

Kristill (Zini) Bella

MYSTIC, CT - After a short, courageous battle with breast cancer, Kristill Linn Bella, 48, of Mystic, CT, died Thursday, February 7, 2013, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, New London, CT.

Kristill, the daughter of Harry J. and Nancy (Kris) Weiser Zini, was born April 13, 1964, in Topeka, Kansas.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Philip and Vivian Weiser, and John Zini; and by her aunt, Ginger Arnold.

She is survived by her mother, Kris (Randy) Moore of Rochester, IL; father, Harry (Gail) Zini of Pawnee, IL; brother, Scott Zini of Taylorville, IL; and grandmother, Darline Zini of Taylorville, IL. She is also survived by stepsisters, Sharon (Dennis) Dowson of Auburn, IL, and Angela (Dan) Janssen, of Sherman, IL; stepbrother, Jeromy (Bobbi) Chevalier of Pawnee, IL; aunts, uncle and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private graveside services will be held at a later date.

Gifts may be made in her memory, for breast cancer research, to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or via dana-farber.org/gift.

Cremation services were accorded by Mystic Funeral Home, Mystic, CT.

Published in The State Journal-Register on Mar. 5, 2013