Normand W. Bell

Normand W. Bell, 86, formerly of Garden Drive passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 surrounded by his loving family.  He was the husband of the late Joan F. (Carrigan) Bell to whom he was married 57 years. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Albert and Imelda (Trinque) Bell.  Mr. Bell was a Vice President for Amica Insurance Company before he retired.  He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He leaves four children, Paul Bell and his wife Lynne of Cranston, John Bell and his wife Diane of Pascoag, Dr. Mark Bell and his wife Sandra of South Windsor, CT. and Lisa Bell and her fiancé Ray Paiva of Rumford, one brother, Maurice R. Bell and his wife Barbara of Cumberland and nine grandchildren.  We would like to thank Donna Yan for her kindness, friendship and the excellent care she provided.  His funeral will be held on Friday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours  THURSDAY, December 22, 2016 from 4-7. Contributions in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 245 Waterman St., Providence, RI 02906 would be appreciated.