Patrick Hand Bell passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Jan Bertram Bell for 38 years. Father of Teri Bell Barbier (Don), Donna Glosup, Brandi Bell Foley (Pat) and Patti Bell Hopkins (Tom). Brother of Margaret Gilmore (Alon). Mr. Bell is also survived by grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Patrick M. Bell; his parents, William Bell and Margaret Hand; and his brother, Louie Nugent.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, on Friday, August 10, 2018, starting at 11:00 AM, followed by a Memorial Mass at 1:00 PM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Children's Hospital Attn: Development Department 200 Henry Clay Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118 or Masses preferred.