Lena Castiglia Bell

BELL, Lena (Castiglia), 90, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014, at her residence.

She was born March 27, 1924, in Naples, Italy.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Alfred “Jack” Bell in 2012.

Lena was a homemaker and a senior life master bridge player. Lena fought against the Nazis during World War II in Italy for her country. She was a Freedom Fighter.

While in Italy she lived down the street and was good friends with Sophia Loren.

Surviving are her two children, Earl Bell of Weirton, WV, and Victoria Ann Bell of Virginia Beach, VA.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Turley Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.

Lena Castiglia Bell

BELL, Lena (Castiglia), 90, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014, at her residence.

She was born March 27, 1924, in Naples, Italy.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Alfred “Jack” Bell in 2012.

Lena was a homemaker and a Senior Life Master Bridge Player. Lena fought against the Nazis during World War II in Italy for her country. She was a Freedom Fighter.

While in Italy she lived down the street and was good friends with Sophia Loren.

Surviving are her two children, Earl Bell of Weirton, WV, and Victoria Anti Bell of Virginia Beach, VA.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Turley Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.