Barbara A. (Johnson) Bell

Died: Wed., Apr. 18, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:30 AM, Sat., Apr. 28, 2018
Location: Salm-McGill-Tangeman

Memorial Service

11:30 AM Sat., Apr. 28, 2018
Location: Salm-McGill-Tangeman

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Barbara A. Johnson Bell, 79, passed away at Fair Haven Shelby County Home on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 5:30 AM at Fair Haven Shelby County Home, Sidney, Ohio.   She was born in Dayton, Ohio the daughter of Earl and Betty (Barber) Johnson and they are deceased.   She moved to Sidney in 1975.   Surviving are five children, Dwaine (Kim) Wheeler, Kim (Chuck) Kies, Lucinda Bell, Earl Bell and Russell (Mary) Bell; 23 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.   A brother, Ronald E. Johnson preceded her in death.   She had worked at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta, Ohio and also at Lima Tank Plant, Leroi Dresser, Chrylser Air Temp in Dayton, Ohio and Dannon in Minster, Ohio.   Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM.   Services will be held at 11:30 AM with Hospice Chaplain Herb Wilker.   Memorial contribuions may be made to the Lung Cancer Association and envelopes will be available at the funeral home.   Burial of cremated reamins will be held at a private service at a later date at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Beavercreek, Ohio.   Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney is handling the funeral arrangements and condolences may be expressed to the family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home's web site at:

Charitable donations may be made in Barbara's memory to the following organization:

American Lung Association
460 Totten Pond Rd., Suite 400, Waltham, MA 02451
Tel: 781 890 4262

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joyce buehler
   Posted Thu April 19, 2018
Barbara: You will be missed. I will always remember your smile and calm demeanor. You always had something nice to say. Have fun in heaven.

Ericka Kies
   Posted Thu April 19, 2018

GARDEN PATH was sent by Ericka Kies.

Dear Bell/Kies Families, Our sincerest and deepest condolences on your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sincerely, Ericka, Kadence, Raegan, Makenna, and Beckett Kies

Shana Davidson
   Posted Wed April 25, 2018
Barbara is my grandmother, she will be missed GREATLY! I love you so much grandma there won't be a day that goes by that I won't think about you. Tell great grandma and great grandpa I said hello. Love you always Shana Marie!