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Joyce Bell-Strickland

July 21, 1942 ~ September 21, 2017 (age 75)

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Joyce Bell-Strickland, 75, of Mendon, OH died 12:54 p.m. Thursday September 21, 2017 at Lima Memorial Health System.

She was born July 21, 1942 in St. Marys, OH to Oscar and Helen (Taylor) Cramer.

On August 2, 2002, she married Brian Strickland, who survives.

Also, survived by: daughter Kim (Mike) Klauss of Mendon OH

                             son Clint (Holly) Bell of Mendon, OH

                             son Bob (Deb) Bell of Monticello, OH

                             daughter Julie Porter of Butler, IN

                             step-son Brian Strickland of Cleveland, OH

                             9 grandchildren   15 great-grandchildren

                             brother Carl Cramer of Wapakoneta, OH

Preceded in death by: parents Oscar and Helen Cramer; first husband Winifred Eugene Bell; granddaughter Tara Lynn Bell; brother Frank Cramer; brother Thomas Cramer; brother Jack Cramer; brother Dennis Cramer; brother Robert Cramer; brother Donald Cramer; brother Oscar Cramer, Jr.; sister Patricia Thomas; sister Norma Jean Cramer; sister Betty Lou Muter

She was a graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School (Class of 1961).

She had worked at Motor Inn Restaurant in Mercer, OH for a number of years.

Her favorite pastimes included making crafts, going to garage sales, attending church, taking automobile drives and family camping trips. She was a wonderful and much loved wife.

Rites are scheduled to begin 2:00 p.m. Monday September 25, 2017 at Miller Funeral Home 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Marys. Pastor Steve Coburn and Pastor Randy Christian will co-officiate the services.

Visitation 12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made her family to assist with final expenses.

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 Service Information

September 25, 2017

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Miller Funeral Home, Ohio 703 West Chapel
1605 Celina Rd.
St. Marys, OH 45885

Funeral Service
September 25, 2017

2:00 PM
Miller Funeral Home, Ohio 703 West Chapel
1605 Celina Rd.
St. Marys, OH 45885

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