Robert D. Bell

February 2, 1936June 21, 2012

BELL, Robert D., age 76 of Rochester Hills, June 21, 2012; husband of Barbara for 56 years; father of Sherri Simko, Terri (Jeff) Thomas and Jeffrey Bell; also survived by 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; Robert was a long-time member of the Experimental Aviation Association; Memorial Gathering Monday 2:00 p.m. (Please contact the family for details). Memorial contribution to Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan, 26777 Halsted Road, Suite 100, Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3560 would be appreciated. Please leave condolences at


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Jennifer Coleman

June 26, 2012

Sherri, I am thinking of you and holding you close to my heart. So sorry for the loss of your father.

Jihan Doss

June 25, 2012

Sherri, Sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Diane Brennan

June 25, 2012

Sherri - I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Preston Wallace

June 25, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I pray that you may cherish the memories of those times of love and joy while you must experience the loss of your loved one. A special hug is reserved for Sherri when we see each other.

Bill Bell

June 23, 2012

Barb and family, Our thoughts are with you. Even though we can't attend the memorial on Monday, we will be there in spirit. We have our many years of memories that will last throughout the rest of our lives. We were so glad to have my brother Bob visit us in Texas a couple years ago.

Roy Pinner

June 23, 2012

Sorry for your loss---Bob and I flew models at PMAC 35 years ago.

Rick Johnston

June 23, 2012

Sherri and family, I'm so sorry to hear about dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you.