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Owen Francis BELL


Peacefully on Wednesday June 1st, at Christchurch Hospital after a short illness, aged 80 years. Beloved son of the late Frank and Maida Bell. Loved brother and brother-in-law of the late Joan and Brian Vincent. Much loved and respected “Uncle O” of Andrew and Leaanne, Stephen, and Susan and Matthew. A very much loved great “Uncle Owie” of Annie, Libby and Tom Vincent, Natasha and Zac Vincent, and Millie and Cameron Clark. A lifelong teacher and mentor, and a loved and respected friend and neighbour to many. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Owen Bell, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545.  A Service to celebrate Owen’s life will be held at St Barnabas Anglican Church, 145 Fendalton Road, Fendalton, on Friday, June 10th, at 1.00pm. Private cremation thereafter.