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“Was sad to just hear of Arabella's passing. I too was on the tennis team at Santana HS and graduated in 82. I remember has as always having a smile...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Valerie Buseck Johnson - Allyn, WA

“To Todd,Simon and the Arabe family, We were so saddened to hear about Bella's passing. She was a such a delightful person and a good friend. We...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Michael and Margaret Pate - CA

“Heartfelt condolences to Todd, Simon, Auntie Loring and the whole family.... Thank you for the memories Ading Bella... Rest in peace... Much love,...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Minda Marigsa-By

“Todd, I am so sorry to hear of your wife's passing. Having lost my own son this past year, I know there is nothing I can say to ease your pain. ...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Charlotte McEwen, PSA department, Matco Tools

“Todd and Simon I am so sorry for the loss of your wife and mother. Not only was she a wonderful wife and mother, but she was a wonderful friend. I...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: The Wilder Family - Santee, CA

“Deep and sincere condolences from the Cayabyab Family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Claire, Aldwin and Family, Albert and Family, Allan...Read More »
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Bella M. Sprang, born Arabella Maria Arabe, 48, of Loudonville,Ohio, died Monday evening, Jan. 14, 2013 in MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland following a brief illness. Bella was born July 22, 1964 in San Quintin Pangasinan, Phillipines.
In 1969, her family moved to the USA,and eventually settled in Santee,California in 1970.

She attended Santana High School,where she excelled in tennis. She attended Grossmont College and then joined the US Air Force,where she met the love of her life, Todd Sprang.
Todd,Bella and Simon moved to Ohio in 2004,and settled down in Loudenville.
She was a fan of the San Diego Chargers, NASCAR, and enjoyed cooking, baking, crafts, easy jazz and most of all, her family.

She is survived by her husband, Todd M. Sprang, whom she married July 2, 1994; 1 son, Simon P. Sprang of Loudonville; her mother, Lauren Marigsa Arabe of San Diego, CA; 3 brothers, Emmanuel Arabe, Neil (Gidget) Arabe, and Marwin Arabe, all of San Diego, CA; her sister, Marissa (Edgar) Balanza of Temecula, CA; many nieces and nephews; 5 brothers-in-law, John (Mary) Sprang of St. Louis, MO, Mike Sprang of Howard, Louie Sprang of Perrysville, James (Sherri) Sprang of Loudonville, and Kerry (Patti) Sprang of Perrysville; and her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mary and Gene Pfeifer of Bellville.

She was preceded in death by her father, Emilio Arabe, her brother, Lt. Commander Lorimel Arabe D.O., and her father-in-law, Jake Sprang.