On December 20, 2018, died peacefully at home, aged 71 years. Beloved wife of John, loving mother of David, Maureen, Kevin, and Kathleen, and grandmother of Dominic, Joshua, Samantha, and Jessica. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Joan Bell, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St Vincent de Paul would be appreciated and may be made at the service. The Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 380 Innes Road, Mairehau, on Monday, December 24, at 10.30am, followed by interment at Avonhead Park Cemetery, at 1.00pm.