He was born Jan. 28, 1949 to Robert Henry Fell and Ethelene Brady Fell, in Indianapolis. Bob moved to La Jolla with his family in 1960. He attended Stella Maris Academy, graduated from La Jolla High School in 1967 and attended Santa Clara University.
Bob was an amazing person and a wonderful brother. He loved the beach and surfing during his youth and excelled in academics and athletics. He was a natural athletic star, playing baseball at La Jolla Pony League and basketball and baseball for La Jolla High school. He had a sparkle in his eyes and put a smile on everyone’s face.
Bob was a career marketing executive who applied his fine memory and personality for solid company results. He was also an avid reader and research specialist.
Bob’s kindness, thoughtfulness and graciousness touched many hearts. Bob lived his life to the fullest and believed in a life hereafter and will live forever in our hearts.
Bob is survived by his brother, William Fell, of Crawfordsville, Ind.; three sisters, Elizabeth, Mary and Margaret; nephews Paul, Robert, Michael and Carl; and nieces Kathleen, Jessica and Katherine.
The family was served by Forest Lawn Memorial Parks and Mortuaries in Hollywood Hills.
Private services will be held at sea in La Jolla. A Memorial mass is planned at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Crawfordsville, Ind. on Oct. 19 at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, officiated by Hunt & Son Funeral Home.
Bob is now in the arms of God and will forever be our angel in heaven. He is loved and missed by his friends and family. May you rest in peace and know you are truly missed and loved. In lieu of flowers, please donate in Bob’s name to your favorite youth sports program.