Ellen F. Bell, 79, passed away on Nov. 29, 2017

Ellen F. Bell, 79, loving mother, grandmother and KU School of Medicine employee, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017.  
Visitation 1 – 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, with family receiving friends 1 - 3 p.m., funeral Service 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, both at Smith Mortuary, 1415 N. Rock Rd., Derby.  
Ellen was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie, and her parents, Orville and Mildred Brown.  
Survivors: son, Roger (Kelley) of Cotopaxi, Colo.; daughters, Sherryl and Karen Bell, both of Derby; brother, Louis Brown (Marlyn); sister, Gayl Reed (Robert); grandchildren,  Wesley, Rowan and Audrey.  
Memorial to Wichita Thunder Booster Club, PO Box 49212, Wichita, KS 67201-9212.       smithfamilymortuaries.com.