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Elizabeth A. Bell

AGE: 92 • Claymont

Elizabeth "Aunt Babe" Bell

Miss Bell peacefully passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 at the age of 92 years.

The daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine (Kelly) Bell was born in Philadelphia, PA and was retired from General Electric Company. Elizabeth was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church and enjoyed playing Bingo, going to the casino and traveling with her family and friends.

Aunt Babe was deeply loved by her eight nieces, Alice Tenaglia, Catherine Clayback (deceased), Joan Ann Dougherty, Catherine Neid, Mary Dougherty-Doyle, Rosemarie McMenamin, Colleen Rocco, Marianne Keith; five nephews, Alfred Dougherty, Jr. (deceased), William Lawlor, III (deceased), John Dougherty, Robert Lawlor, Robert Bell, Jr.; and many great nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Elizabeth was also preceded in death by four sisters, Alice Dougherty, Catherine Lawlor, Marie Bell and Agnes Bell; three brothers, Joseph Bell, Jr., John Bell and Robert Bell.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Friday, October 2, 2015 at 10am at St. Joseph on the Brandywine Roman Catholic Church, 10 Old Church Rd., Greenville, DE 19807, where friends may visit with the family beginning at 9am. Burial will be in St. Joseph on the Brandywine Cemetery.

At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Rosary Church Outreach, 3200 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703.

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Published in The News Journal from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2, 2015
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