Dena Joan Bell, age 70, of Marceline died Friday, August 16, 2013 at Pioneer Skilled Nursing Center, Marceline. Dena was born at Marceline, Missouri on April 2, 1943 to Roy and Ellen (Wise) Riddle. She married Clifford Bell and he survives her.
Dena was a homemaker and is survived by her husband Clifford of the home in Marceline, son Bobby Bunderson, state of California; seven grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Travis Bunderson, two sisters, Margie Lee Bing and Jean Gardner, and four brothers, Fletcher Lyons Jr., John “Bud” Riddle, Dale Riddle and Larry Riddle.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 P.M. Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at Delaney Funeral Home in Marceline with Rev. Tim Mitchell officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Marceline. Visitation will be held from 2:30 P.M. Tuesday until time of services at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Butch Cox, Steve Gardner, Brian Gardner, Jason Bohonsky, Dana Cox, Nick Bloomfield, and Kenneth O’Drobinak. Memorials may be made Diabetes Association or Petska Cancer Fund and these may be left at or mailed to Delaney Funeral Home 1720 N. Missouri Ave., Marceline, MO 64658.