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 Absent from the body, present with the Lord at the age of 89, Thursday, September 10, 2020.  He leaves his beloved wife of 63 years, Carol Ann (Brammell) Bell, his daughter, Brenda Alizadeh (Ed), son, Brian Bell (Kim), and daughter, Beth Sawyer (Rob) along with seven grandchildren, Nicole Alizadeh, Rachel Alizadeh, Bennett Bell, Bryce Bell (Brittany), Blase Bell, Katlyn Sawyer, and Jackson Sawyer. Dear brother-in-law, uncle, great uncle and friend.

He attended his cherished Indiana University and graduated with a BS degree in Business in 1954. In 1954, he was drafted to serve in the Korean War.  He moved his family from Muncie, IN where he grew up in 1967 to Crestwood, MO where they have continued to reside.  His career with Crane National Vendors continued for 40 years.  He served and worshipped at Southminster Presbyterian Church for over five decades.  Bob loved his wife and family deeply and always enjoyed when they could all be together.  He was extremely proud of each of his grandchildren and cheered them on from many sidelines through life!  He will be deeply missed by all of us!

Services: Visitation at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 10126 East Watson Road, Crestwood, MO 63126 on Monday, September 14, 10 a.m. until time of service at 12 p.m. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery will be done privately at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation in Bob’s name to Southminster Presbyterian Church or the American Heart Association.  KUTIS AFFTON SERVICE