Bella Renee Rich passed away in her sleep due to an extended illness on March 7, 2018, at her home in Beloit. She was born in Canton on Sept. 18, 2016, and was the youngest child to Amanda Leigh Rich. Our lovely baby was born with DiGeorge Syndrome and had an extended hospital stay over a year at Akron Children’s Hospital, enduring setbacks and several surgeries. On Dec. 7, 2017, Bella Came home with her foster parents, Heather and Daniel Robinson and four foster siblings, of Beloit. She spent three short months with her new family, where she was also greatly loved.
She was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandfather, James Bichsel. She is survived by her mother, Amanda Rich; foster parents, Heather and Daniel Robinson; six brothers and sisters; five grandparents; three great-grandparents; four aunts; two uncles; and seven cousins. Services will be at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2018, at Reed Funeral Home in Canton.