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Ronald Bell

Ronald Bell (John Lamparski/Getty Images)
Ronald Bell (John Lamparski/Getty Images)

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April 14, 2021 "Met him and the whole band at Lake Tahoe when they played there at South shore and took one of the members out in my boat in Lake Tahoe where he fished and caught a pretty large lake trout. Lucky guy Loved this band and their great LIVELY performance I do have a pic somewhere with his lake trout" - steve connolly (Washoe Valley, NV)
January 23, 2021 "May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow." - linda c Holmes
January 22, 2021 "Thanks for all the phenomenal music you shared with the world. It was everything. May you Rest In Peace and Love ❤.,,Prayers go out to the family" - Valenda Newell (Indianapolis, IN)
October 30, 2020 ".My condolences to the family. I loved him and the rest of the gang. May the God of Comfort, continue to comfort the family, during these difficult times."
October 20, 2020 "Cherish the love. What an endearing song from an amazing, talented person. Deepest heartfelt condolences to the family of Ronald Bell. May his music and legacy continue to give comfort and may the God of all comfort strengthen and sustain you during this time. May God’s everlasting promise lift your hearts and spirit. " - Michael C
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Obituary for Ronald Bell
Ronald Bell was a musician who co-founded Kool & the Gang and wrote and composed songs including their 1980 No. 1 hit, “Celebration.” We invite...
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