Patsy C. Bell, age 75, of Edgington, IL, died Thursday July 2, 2020 at home. Funeral services are 1:00 p.m. Tuesday July 7, 2020 at the Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Private burial will follow in the National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is 11:00 a.m. until time of services Tuesday at Fippinger's where a memorial fund will be established. Online condolences can be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com.
She was born June 30, 1945 in Fries, Virginia to Robert and Arvetta Crowder Moss. Patsy graduated from Newport News High School in Newport News, VA. She married Tommy W. Bell November 29, 1969 in Newport News.
In 1970, Patsy was employed at Woolworth's in Muscatine, Iowa. For many years, she raised her family and was a homemaker, returning to work at Wal-Mart in Muscatine where she retired in 2013
She worshiped at the Buffalo Prairie Presbyterian Church and enjoyed attending Country and Western Concerts. Patsy especially loved being with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Tom; 1 daughter Sherry ( Matt) Elam of Muscatine, Iowa, 1 Son Michael (Christina ) Bell of Clinton, Ia, 3 Grandchildren: Hank, Henry, and Eli. 1 Brother, Robert (Ginger) Moss Jr of Windsor, Va.; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.