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Helen Bell passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at the age of 91.

Mom was born in Riverhurst, Sask. on February 22, 1922 and has been a resident of Sicamous since 1948. Mom worked side by side with Dad while they owned and operated Bell’s Agency from 1950 – 1985.

Mom always enjoyed working in her large garden every summer, loved knitting and sewing and as the grandchildren and then the great grandchildren came along enjoyed spending time with them.

Helen was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Allan in 2005 and is lovingly remembered by two sons, Brian (Bonnie) of Sicamous and Garry (Wendy) of Procter, BC, daughter, Sharon (Rob) Scott of Sicamous; four grandchildren, Ricci Bell, Justyn (Coby) Bell, Nedine and Brandon Scott as well as three great grandchildren, Tandyn, Tianna and Aliya Bell.

We would like to thank Tasha and Carrie and the staff at Mount Ida Mews for your care and compassion for Mom and our family while she was living at the Mews. Also thank you Dr. Beech for your continued care.

No service by request. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Helen’s name may be made to the Shuswap Hospital Foundation or to the Salmon Arm SPCA.

Arrangements entrusted to FISCHER’S FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORIUM LTD., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories through Helen’s obituary at

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