September 16, 1937 – February 14, 2014
Obituaries » LIESELOTTE BELL
BELL, LIESELOTTE ATWELL “LOTTE,” 76, of Williamstown, died February 14 at the Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin. Her family had been at her bedside. Born Sept. 16, 1937, in Germany, she was the daughter of Hollis and Anna (Wagner) Atwell. She graduated from Brandon (Vt.) High School and the Thompson School of Practical Nursing in Brattleboro. On April 2, 1960, she married Nelson Paul Bell in Brandon. They had spent their married life in Barre and, since 1993, at their present home on Jamieson Road. Nelson died July 2, 2007. She began her nursing career at the former Barre City Hospital and later managed the stress test clinic at Central Vermont Medical Center and Central Vermont Cardiology, retiring in October of 2010. Shopping was her favorite pastime. Survivors include her daughter Kristen Bell and two sons, Steven Bell and wife, Karen, and Thomas Bell, all of Williamstown; as well as seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her brother Herman Wagner, of Memphis, Tenn., and three nieces. Besides her husband, Nelson, she was predeceased by her parents, daughter Brenda, granddaughter Olga Bell and her brother Horst Wagner.