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Beatrice M. Fells

Monday, April 30, 2012

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Beatrice M. Fells, age 97, of Schaller, died April 22, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.

Memorial services were held Wednesday, April 25, at the Schaller Presbyterian Church in Schaller. Burial was in the Schaller Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller is in charge of the arrangements.

Beatrice M. Chandos was born Sept. 24, 1914 in Chicago, Ill. the daughter of Milton and Lillian (Boehm) Chandos. Growing up, she attended school in Chicago where she graduated high school.

On Jan. 12, 1933 she was united in marriage to Arthur Fells in Chicago, Ill. Together, they were blessed with five children.

Beatrice had a Tri-Chem home business for many years. She held regent office in the Women of the Moose Lodge and also loved the Red Hat Ladies. Beatrice treasured spending time with her family and friends and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Those left to cherish her memory include her children: Ken (Judy) Fells of Schaller; Dennis (Sandy) Fells of Checotah, Okla.; ten grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren; extended family and friends.

Beatrice was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Fells; parents, Milton and Lillian Chandos; son, Arthur Jr.; infant son, David; daughter, Judy; three brothers and three sisters.