Posted: May 20th, 2023

WILLIAM (BILL) BELL It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of William (Bill) Bell, who passed away peacefully on Friday, May 12, 2023, at the age of 89. Bill was Born in Medicine Hat, Alberta March 30, 1934, and resided there until he moved to Calgary in December 2005. Bill was a beloved husband to Shirley and best friend to their faithful companion, Caesar. Besides his lovely wife, Shirley, Bill will be missed and lovingly remembered by his three children, Alan Bell (Rhonda), Brenda Gehring (Barry) and Brad Bell; grandchildren, Tamara (Scott) Chapman, Megan Bell, Britany (Shawn) Martin, Marshall (Kiara) Gehring, Morgan Gehring, and Camila Bell and six great grandchildren, Aspyn, Kinsley, Jack, Charlie, Frankie, & Weston to whom he was a proud GG and loved spending time with them whenever possible; brother Ron Bell; eight nieces; and six nephews. Bill grew up in a loving family and developed a strong work ethic at an early age. He worked as a surveyor out of High school and then went on to work for companies in the architect industry as a draftsman. Outside of his work, Bill had many interests and hobbies. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed fishing and hunting, and loved to travel to the lake every summer with his family. Bill will be remembered for his kind and generous spirit, his unwavering integrity, sense of humor and his deep love for his family and nature. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Bill’s memory to Alzheimer Society of Calgary. To view and share photos, condolences and memories of Bill, please visit www.choicememorial.com.

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