Tributes have been paid to popular Coalisland man, Anthony ‘Anto’ Bell upon his sudden passing on January 14, 2023.
Killen Community Residents Group shared their deep sadness, stating: “It’s with great sadness to learn off the passing of Anthony (Anto) Bell. Fly high buddy”
“Condolences to Crippy, Carol, Maria, John and the extended family and friends. You will be missed lad.
“Anto’s remains has not been released yet. The family have requested private time, they appreciate the messages of support. I will update this post when Anthony arrives home.”
Another person commented: “Saddest news ever, can’t believe it. Anto you were a walking legend, we have so many memories that I will cherish, you will be sadly missed, thoughts and prayers to the whole family circle and they get the strength to get through this. R.I.P”
An online funeral notice described Anthony as the beloved son of John and the late June R.I.P., loving brother of Maria, Carol, Christopher and the late John Paul, Gary and Lisa R.I.P. and dear father of Lily and Kyla.
Funeral arrangements to follow.
Clonoe Gallery commented: “At the request of John Bell and family of the passing of Anthony Bell as a family we really appreciate all the support and messages we have been receiving, Anthony’s remains have not been released yet and can we please ask that people refrain from calling to the family home, to let the family have some private time until the remains are home”.