Orangeville: Margaret Gene Bell of Orangeville, Utah passed away, Sunday, August 11, 2013 in Ferron, Utah. She was born Nov. 14, 1938 in Durango, Colorado to Harold C. Thompson and Amy Dorothy Nelson. She married James F. Rose, December 1958 in Durango, Colorado, later divorced. She married Thomas K. Bell, Dec. 18, 1971 in Ogden, Utah. Thomas and Margaret were sealed in the Manti Temple on March 21, 1992 for time and all eternity.
Margaret was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. She loved doing her genealogy and worked as an extractor in the Family History Indexing program for several years. She enjoyed teaching nursery in the Primary. Margaret worked at Hill Air Force Base and for the IRS in Ogden, Utah. She also worked at the Hunter Power Plant in Emery County and for Food Ranch in Orangeville. She enjoyed helping her husband at the Bear Creek Campground in Huntington Canyon.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, step daughter, Pam Bell, brother, Ian, half sister, Doris (Don) Edvalson.
Margaret leaves behind her husband, Thomas, step-children, Kevin Bell and Shirley Thompson, sisters, Dorothy (Dale) Chadwich of Pennsylvania, Shirley Dennison and Charlotte Thompson of Dolores and Cortez, Colorado and her cat, Tally.
She loved her neighbors and those who lived within her ward and stake.
Funeral services will be at 11 am on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at the Orangeville 3rd Ward Chapel in Castle Dale, 165 West 800 North. A viewing will be from 6 to 7 pm on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Fausett Mortuary in Castle Dale and on Thursday from 9:30 to 10:30 am prior to the services at the church. Interment will be in the Orangeville City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Family and friends may sign the guestbook and share memories of Margaret at www.fausettmortuary.com.