7/1/2009 - 2/17/2020My Bella’s life:
Bella, aka Bellita, Mama, Princessa, Girlie, born on July 1, 2009 in Iowa, passed away in her loving home on February 17, 2020, in Massachusetts after suffering from kidney failure. She resided in Massachusetts from 1 month old until her passing. She was 10 years, 7 months, 17 days, 93,192 hours, 5,591,520 minutes, 335,491,200 seconds old.

Bella’s life involved trash picking (if Mom or Dad didnt instantly put the trash outside), food sniffing, attention demanding, and kissing when she was not barking to get picked up/get food/go outside, or growling to tell us to pick her up/give her food/get her outside, or walking around the house in search of food. She loved Belo, food (all kinds), cuddles, kissing, and being held. In her later years she lost her sight and that did not stop her in anyway from being who she was. She was the true definition of a female dog. She was a Mom to 3 beautiful pups, 2 girls and 1 special little boy who looks just like his Momma - Lilly, Buster, and Lully. She was a strong little (but big in her mind) female dog whom defended herself against any fresh boy who’d try to sniff her behind. She would easily put any doggie in their place, no matter the size, if she did not like the vibe they were bringing into her space. She was courageous, caring, loving, super super smart, and the head of the household she was a part of.

She leaves behind her Husband/Partner-in-crime/Companion-who-was-with-her-every-day-of-her-life-with-the-exception-of-hospital-overnight-stays, Belo. Her beautiful kids, Lilly, Buster, and Lully whom all survived her to keep a little piece of her alive. She was (and will always be) loved by many, including her companion Belo (who misses her a lot) and kids, her Mom and Dad, Grandparents, Aunts, all family, and family friends who got to hear Mom tell stories about her whenever she did funny things (which was...quite often).

Her funeral and memorial services were held on February 17, 2020, at her current residence in Massachusetts. Coincidentally it was Presidents Day and what an honorable and fitting day for a doggie who ran the house and told us all what to do to go to doggie heaven ♥️

A little message for her:
Dear Bella - I love you so much. You have taken a piece of my heart with you, and I will always meet you there. Until we meet again my feisty, fighting, strong, intelligent, funny, more than a dog, best friend. Thank you for the funny memories. Thank you for the dances. Thank you for keeping me on my toes. Thank you for teaching me how to love, how to enjoy the little present moments, how to be present. Thank you for giving me a reason to wake up every morning. Thank you for giving me purpose. Thank you for loving me unconditionally. Thank you for choosing me. Thank you for everything! May God hold you in the palm of his hands... UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN!

“May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind be always at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face;
the rains fall soft upon your fields
and until we meet again,
may God hold you in the palm of His hand.”
Carla C. P.Weymouth, MassachusettsFebruary 22, 2020
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Dear Bella,

May your memories bring warmth,
May your light burn forever bright in the many hearts you've filled.
May you spirit remind us to live free,
and to live in love.

love always
Carlie Raymond - February 25, 2020
Little Bella,
Thank you for being there and giving my best friend all the comfort and joy when she needed it most over the last 10 years. May you rest in peace in little doggy Heaven! You will be missed dearly! <3
Stacey Pires - February 25, 2020
My Princesa I'm going to miss your cuddles. And your strong love for us. ❤Ada Pagan - February 25, 2020
Oh, Bella! Although I never had the chance to meet you I feel like I have through all of the stories your mommy tells me. I have been great friends with Carla and know how much you mean to her and her family. I enjoy hearing all the stories about you and how many times you have gotten into food you weren’t supposed to be eating! You left the physical world but you will continue to live in so many hearts ♥️ You will be missed Bellita!!Clarissa Vazquez - February 25, 2020
Sometimes I got a chance to especial moments on our life’s some especial Gods criações to express His love to by send towards ou way a love in forms we don’t expect but surprises us so much with joy and happiness making our life unforgettable moments to walk foverever in our hearts with a knowledge and certain to one day not far from now we are geting together again to celebrate to joy and happiness again
Because love never goes way and never Leave us alone
Thank you Bella for been a part of my life and our life’s be happy whatever you are because you always will be in our harts
Thank you for all you done
Lu Inacio - February 25, 2020
I love you very much Bella. Thank you for being the loving and feisty doggy that you are. For those days we spend at the park, walking and strolling around. To the days I would spend at ur moms house and have you laying by my side, chilling. I loved watching you not give up on figuring your way around your house after you lost sight. Thank you for being by my side, near and far, watching me grow. I miss you very very much but I know that you're somewhere peaceful doing your favorite things and hopefully we'll meet again, in a place you're running and jumping. I miss you very much my tater tot.adriana inacio - February 25, 2020
Bella will be missed by all of us!
May God comfort your heart t this time and remember we are eternal beings and one day you will see her again
Love you
FERNANDA GOMES - February 25, 2020
Love you bella. You will always be missed.Andres Pagan - February 25, 2020
Bella !!!❤️You will always be inside my ♥️ heart !!!
I love you Bellita !!! ❤️
Claudia Inacio - February 25, 2020
Glaucia Dequeiroz - February 25, 2020
🕊🕊❤️❤️I will always love you Bella fly high❤️❤️🕊🕊Cecilia Inacio - February 25, 2020

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