Posted: Friday, September 3, 2010 3:27 pm
Gwen Bell, 81, of Winnebago, Ill., died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2010, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
Services were held Thursday in Creekwood Baptist Church with Pastor Darren Loeppky officiating. Olson Funeral and Cremation Services of Rockford, Ill., was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Bell was born Sept. 13, 1928, in Martin, daughter of the late William and Mildred Boyte. She married Donald R. Bell Feb. 15, 1947. He survives. She was a member of Creekwood Baptist Church.
She is also survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Jack and Kris Bell of Rockford, Ill., and a daughter and son-in-law Kimberly and Dale Truesdale of Janesville, Wisc.; grandchildren, Keith Bell, Brandi and Steven Koltun, Joshua Truesdale and Zach Truesdale; and great-grandchildren, Avery Koltun and Elin Koltun.
She was also preceded in death by her sisters and brothers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the family to be established at Mayo Clinic.