Robert William Bell, Jr., 67, of Frederick, Maryland, died unexpectedly on Sunday, January 15, 2023. He was the loving husband of Brenda L. Bell. They were married for nearly 42 years.
Born on June 13, 1955, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Robert William Bell and Rosa Mae (Guariglia) Bell.
Robert graduated from Frederick High School, Class of 1973.
He worked for Frederick County Water and Sewer Department for over 30 years before retiring.
Robert loved all animals, especially his late horse, Cody, and his late dog, Buster, who was his best friend. He enjoyed being outside and watching the wildlife and tending to his flowers. Additionally, he enjoyed working in the Household Building at the Great Frederick Fair with his family and friends.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Derek Joseph Bell; his sister, Teresa Bell-Stockman and husband, Michael, and their daughters, Sara and Emily; his sister-in-law, Robin Staley-Andrews and husband Darren, and their daughters, Stephanie and Skylar; his in-laws, Robert and Lenora Staley; and many friends.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Stauffer Funeral Homes, P.A., 1621 Opossumtown Pike in Frederick.
A celebration of Robert's life will begin at 11:00 am on Friday, January 20, 2023, from the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tim May officiating.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Frederick.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at StaufferFuneralHome.com.