Michael Todd Bell

Michael Todd Bell, 52, of Michigan City, Indiana passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021.


Michael was born October 9, 1968 in La Porte, Indiana to Richard Bell of La Porte and the late and Carole (Van Dusen) Bell.


Michael taught science at La Lumiere School in La Porte, had worked at Boss Industries, and Sullair Air Compressor. He graduated from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with a degree in mechanical design engineering. Michael was a happy-go-lucky guy. He loved the White Sox, traveling, and his favorite band, Petra. He was an advocate for helping people understand Huntington's Disease.


Michael is survived by his father, Richard; a daughter, Hannah Bell; a son, Samuel Bell; a brother, Jeffrey Bell; and his former wife, Jocelyn Redemske. He was preceded in death by his mother, Carole.


Visitation will be from 6-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Avenue, La Porte, Indiana. A celebration of life will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday with Pastor Allen Wright officiating.


Memorial contributions may be made to the La Porte County Animal Shelter, 2855 IN-2, La Porte, Indiana 46350.


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