Helen E. Bell, 79 of Fort Dodge passed away Sunday, October 14, 2012 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home.
Funeral services will be 1:30 PM Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Snook officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be 4:00 to 8:00 PM today at the funeral home.
Helen is survived by her children, Dixie (Tom) Kulikowskiof Long Beach, CA; Paul Michael (Marsha)Waldschmidt; Robert Bell; Randy Bell all of Fort Dodge; Nell Duvall of Roanoke, VA; and Lisa (Dave) Haggard of Webster City; 21 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren
Helen Edna Coppick was born November 1, 1932 in Fort Dodge. She was raised and educated in Fort Dodge. She was united in marriage to Paul Bell on July 16, 1955 and the couple established their home in Fort Dodge. Besides raising six children, Helen worked as a waitress and cook at various businesses in the area including; Towers Restaurant and Truck Haven Truck Stop. She enjoyed playing cards and Bingo. Helen was a John Wayne fan and a member of the Eagles Lady Auxiliary 3369. Helen was a loving and caring person that will be missed by all her family.
Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.