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Dr. Victor A. Bell Jr.

June 13, 1938 ~ November 18, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Dr. Victor Bell Jr. Obituary

Dr. Victor A. Bell Jr. age 85 of Lordstown passed away peacefully into eternal rest on Saturday Nov. 18, 2023 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, OH.  He was born on June 13, 1938 in McKeesport, PA the son of the late Victor A. Bell Sr. and Bernice V. (Hobby) Bell.  He had lived in Lordstown for many years, formerly of McKeesport, PA where he graduated from McKeesport High School in the Class of 1956.  After high school, he went on to Kent State University where he received his Doctorate Degree in Education.  Victor married the love of his life, Eva Jane Rice on April 8, 1990, and they have enjoyed the past 33 years of marriage together.  He worked as an Educator/School Administrator of Lordstown Schools for 32 years and retired in 1990.  Victor loved being a Christian leader, teacher and musician at Braceville Christian Church, Northeast Christian Church and Pleasant Valley Evangelical Church. He and his wife Eva were with the Prison Ministry with 32 years of volunteer work at the Trumbull Correctional Institute in Leavittsburg, OH.  He also was a member of the Iris Club in Warren for 10 years. Victor was preceded in death by his parents, and 1 brother: Kenneth Bell.

He is survived by: his wife: Eva Jane Bell of Lordstown, 1 daughter: Victoria & Mark Rock of Geneva, OH, 1 son: Scott P. Bell of Atlanta, GA, 3 grandchildren: Greg, Mallory, and Nicholas.

Per Victor's wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Life service will be at the Pleasant Valley Church 2055 Pleasant Valley Rd. Niles, OH  44446 on Tuesday Nov. 28, 2023 at 1:00pm with Pastor Bill Sawtelle officiating.  Calling hours will be from 12:00- 1:00pm at the church.  A Luncheon will be served after the life service. He will be laid to rest with his family at Lordstown Cemetery in Lordstown, OH. The family has requested that all donations please be made to the Pleasant Valley Church 2055 Pleasant Valley Rd. Niles, OH 44446 in his name.  

Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad Street, Newton Falls, OH 44444 (330)872-5440.  Family and friends may view his obituary online or to send condolences, please visit us at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 28, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Pleasant Valley Curch
2055 Pleasant Valley Road
NIles, OH 44446

Celebration of Life
Tuesday
November 28, 2023

1:00 PM
Pleasant Valley Curch
2055 Pleasant Valley Road
NIles, OH 44446

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