Germaine Bell / November 22, 1932 – July 17, 2018 / Obituary

Germaine Bell

November 22, 1932 – July 17, 2018


Germaine “Gerry” Bell, 85 of Lake Wales, passed away, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at her residence.

She was born November 22, 1932, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to the late Leo and Melva Marie (Friend) McCarthy.  She was a resident of this area for 30 years moving here from Miami Springs, Florida. She was a retired Administrator.  She was a member of the Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
Gerry was very active in her church, enjoyed her career and relationship with the Flanigan Family.  She enjoyed sewing, spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her favorite quote was “Live, Love, Laugh”.

Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Thomas Bell; daughters, Marcia Osburn of Harrisburg, PA, Lisa Bond (Matt) St. Augustine, Fl., Lory Bell- Moody of Ft. Lauderdale, Fl; son, Michael Bell (Carolyn) of Orlando; sister, Patricia Ann Gross of Ligonier, Pa; and 3 grandchildren, Logan Bell, Kevin Bell and Connor Moody.

A Memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church. A reception will be held in the Parish Center.