Wallace Bell of Brussels passed away after a short illness at Clinton Public Hospital on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015. Born in Morris Township on Aug. 26, 1929, Wallace was in his 87th year.
Wallace was the beloved husband to the late Jean Pennington (July 4, 2000) and will be sadly missed by his children Sharon and Frank and Wayne and Wendy. He was a loving grandfather to Mark and Kristine, Dean and Kristin and Kari and great-grandfather to Kylin and Tysen. Wallace will also be missed by his friend Irene.
Wallace was predeceased by his parents Francis and Charlotte, his sister Adeline and her husband Lorne Hunking and his sister-in-law Alice Pennington.
Friends were received by the family on Dec. 29 at the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels, where the funeral was conducted on Dec. 30. Rev. Gary Clark officiated.
Burial took place in Blyth Union Cemetery. Pallbearers were Mark Wilson, Dean Wilson, Murray Fischer, Clarence McCutcheon, Lloyd Glanville and Mark Gropp.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Online condolences may be left at www.schimanskifamilyfuneral home.com