Larry L. Bell 74, of Frankfort, died at 6:50 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014 at I.U. Health Arnett, Lafayette, IN. Born March 14, 1940 in Orestes, Ind. to the late John Gibson & Ocie Opal (Jester) Bell. He married Judith Kay Henson on October 15, 1961 at the Eastside Christian Church and she passed on August 22, 2007. He married Marsha Sue (Price) Kanatzer on September 4, 2012 at the Eastside Christian Church and she survives. Mr. Bell lived in Alexandria, until 1956 and was a 1958 graduate of Frankfort High School. He worked for Smurfitt Stone Container for 43 ½ years. He also worked at Akards Mini Mart, Akards South Store, Clark Filling Station and Shopwright. He was a member of Kenosis Christian Church (formerly Eastside Christian Church). Larry was past Board of Directors for Indiana Christian Children’s Home, Ladoga, Ind., Missionary Committee for Eastside Christian Church and a Deacon and on Board at Eastside Christian Church. He enjoyed traveling, woodworking and tinkering with cars. Larry was a friendly person who never met a stranger.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 13th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Oblong Children’s Christian Home, 4094 E. 150th Ave., Oblong, IL 62449.
2 Daughters: Cindy Morton of Lawrenceburg, IN, Leanna (Anthony) Ralbusky in Nicholasville, KY, 5 Stepchildren: Carolee (John) Houser of Delphi, Kenny (Sondra) Johns of Delphi, Kris (Brenda) Johns of Rossville, Kyle Kanatzer of Spiceland, Rebecca Kanatzer Greeno of Frankfort, 1 Sister: Donna McDavid, Favored Niece: Jackie (Mel) Jarrett, 4 Grandchildren, Samantha Seeger of Indianapolis, Steven Burt of Nicholasville, Gregory and Mitchell Morton of Lawrenceburg and a Great Granddaughter, Rachel Morton of Lawrenceburg, Larry and his wife shared an additional 14 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grandchildren.
a sister Sue McDavid.