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Carl W. Bell, Jr.

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Carl W. Bell, Jr., 73, of Carlisle, passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014, at ManorCare Health Services, Carlisle.  He was born Oct. 21, 1940, in Carlisle, a son of the late Carl W. Bell, Sr. and Bertha C. (Robinson) Bell.

Carl served in the US. Army and retired from the former C. H. Masland & Sons, Carlisle after more than 25 years of service as truck driver.  He was a member of the Haines – Stackfield American Legion Post 826, Carlisle.

He is survived by his wife, Mary L. (Giles) Baltimore Bell, one son, Carl W. Bell, III of Wormleysburg, two daughters; Stacey L. Tippitt of Harrisburg and Robin N. Bell of Carlisle, one step-son and one step-daughter, both of Ithaca, NY, three sisters; Carol Smith of Chambersburg, Roberta Davis of Carlisle and Nancy Hodge of Shippensburg, two brothers; Carroll Johnson of Martinsburg, WV and Rodney Norman of Chambersburg, four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.  Carl was predeceased by his first wife, Sandra E. (Hodge) Bell and one son, William Carl Tippitt.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 7, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Walter R. Reed officiating.  Burial with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  A viewing will be on Friday from 12:00 noon until time of services. 

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 To the Bell Family:
We were saddened to hear about your loss.
Death is never easy, but do find comfort in knowing that he is now at peace. It is not easy to let go.

Craig and Dolly Rice Kern
My deepest condolences & sympathy to the family of Carl Bell, Jr..
He will be missed, there will never be another Brother Bill.
Jake Burke
 Dear Carl and Family,
The Philadelphia Conference Lay Organization is saddened to hear of the death of your father. We know that "weeping endures for a night, but joy comes in the morning". We pray God's blessings upon you and ask Him to give you comfort and peace.
Cheryl Hammond Hopewell, President PCLO
  Heartfelt sympathy is extended to his Family. I Pray that the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ will provide needed Strength and Comfort to the Family and Friends. And to let all of you know that there is no sorrow that Heaven cannot HEAL.

Ms. Marylee Scott
Robin & Carl, thinking of you both at this difficult time. Keeping you both in my thoughts and prayers. Much love to you and your family.
Amy Morgan 
 So sorry for your loss.
  Our thoughts and preys are with you all.
Robert & Deborah Dotson
 Mary (Sissy) Giles Bell and Robin Bell. I just found out about your husband and dad. I wish I could have been there with you in your time of grief. Just find comfort in knowing (he is no longer in pain) because he is with the Heavenly Father. It is always hard to lose a love one but just know you will be with him again. Love to you both.
Donna M. Owens Daughtry
 So sorry for your loss.
Doris Lippert 
To Nancy & the family of Carl Bell, Jr.,
We are sorry to hear about the passing of Carl. We considered him such a fine gentleman. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. May your heart and soul find peace and comfort.

Matthew & Ellen Whitsel
 Our sincere sympathy and condolences to the Family of the passing of Husband , Father , and dear friend. May God continue to bless the Family through this very difficult time.
 Buddy & Vienna Pearson
 Our sincere sympathy and condolences to the Family as you grieve the lost of your husband , Father , and dear friend. Our thoughts and Prayers are with you.
 Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family during this difficult time. Mr. Bill was always one of my biggest supporters at Post 826. I will always have fond memories our conversations and his words of wisdom at the post, especially the day he told me to call him "Uncle Bill". He will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Theresa Mack & Family
 With all my heart with love dear uncle we will miss you. The love you gave us will keep us strong. Missing you will bring us closer together as a family.
 Carol Meshack
 To the Bell family,
Sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you all.
God Bless you all.
 Phyllis Burton
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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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