Marilyn Bell Phoenix, AZ Marilyn passed away peacefully on March 17, 2017 at the age of 93. She was born in Red Oak, Iowa and was proud of her Swedish decent. After graduating from Iowa State University Marilyn became a Home Economics teacher in and around the Des Moines area. She married in 1947 to the late Gene Bell, her loving husband of 69 years. She is survived by her son, Ward Bell and his wife Linda; her grandchildren Kristi Bell, JT Bell and Mark Miranda. Her daughter, Barbara Bell, preceded Marilyn in passing just one year earlier. Marilyn's hobbies included antiquing, gardening, cooking and sewing. She had a great sense of humor and was loved by all. She was active in her church and faith, which served her greatly in her final years. A celebration of life service will take place at 12:30 pm Tuesday April 18, 2017 at Hansen Mortuary Chapel, 8314 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020. Visit http://www.hansenmortuary.com for condolences.
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