Obituary of Michael Anthony Bell
Born on February 12, 1958 in Akron Ohio. Son of Ed and Edna Bell. Mike graudated from East High School in east Akron where he was a standout athlete earning All American honors. He earned a scholarship to Eastern Kentucky then later transferred to the University of Kanas. He later left Kanas and came to California where he enrolled at L.A. Pierce college. In 1978 he transferred to Sonoma State University and finished his collegiate career. In 1979 Mike met his wife of 37 Years Elizabeth Bell. Mike is survived by his three sons Roeshard Lewis, Kahlil and Darius Bell and one daughter Danielle Bell who passed away in 2014. Mike was a genuine, loving, caring, compassionate, loyal, stren, strong man who had a bigger than life presence and styles but was also kind and gentle. He was knowledgeable and always willing to help those in need. He was honest and he was always willing to take chances to ensure his family would have a better life. Nothing in the world was more important than his family. Whatever sacrifice he had to make to protect them he did with a wavering confidence and an unshakeable faith. Mike left an imprint on all those who came into his life. He leaves a legacy of love, wisdom and style. He is missed by many and will never be forgotten.
Service held on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Eggen & Lance Chapel; 1540 Mendocino Avenue in Santa Rosa.