Theresa Bell

Theresa A. Bell, 67, of Holton, Indiana, passed away, with her loving family beside her, on Monday, October 3, 2022 at her home. She was born on August 26, 1955 in Indianapolis, Indiana to George and Shirley ‘Joan’ (Pruett) Clidienst.

Theresa worked as an Optical Assistant and Interior Decorator for many years before she retired. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Family left to cherish the memory of Theresa include: one daughter, Hillary (Eric) Talley; one son, David (Candie) Bewley; grandchildren, Molly, Sierra and Marissa; her life companion, John A. Simpson; three brothers, Rodney (Colleen) Clidienst, George (Tammy) Clidienst, Jr. and Mike (Jan) Clidienst.

Theresa was preceded in death by her father, George Clidienst; one daughter, Crystal Moody and one brother, Mark Clidienst.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM on Friday, October 7, 2022 at Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon with Seth Alexander officiating. Theresa will be laid to rest in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Odon.

Family and friends may call from 12 Noon until the time of service at 2:00 PM on Friday at the funeral home.

Arrangements and care have been entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at