Mark R. Bell Jr., 58, of Aspen Drive, Mountain Top, died Thursday morning in Dennison Township.
Born in Philadelphia on Oct. 6, 1948, he was a son of Martha (Sipple) Bell, Philadelphia, and the late Mark R. Bell Sr.
He served three tours in the Submarine Service of the U.S. Navy on the USS Aspro (SSN648). He worked at PPL Susquehanna Nuclear Station, Berwick.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra (Mazzaccaro) Bell, who died July 9, 2004.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sons, Mark R. Bell, III, Providence, RI; Bryant Kelly and Jonas Kelly, both of Philadelphia; two sisters, Janice Zumerling, Philadelphia; Darlene Mattocks, Washington, D.C.; two brothers, David Bell, Hallstead; Garry Bell, Philadelphia; several nieces and nephews.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Red Cross or the American Cancer Society, in memory of his wife.
Arrangements are by Kniffen O’Malley Funeral Home, Inc., 465 S. Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.