Funeral services will be held Friday, May 4, at 11 a.m. at Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego, with Pastor Scott Rische officiating. A reception will follow at 11851 Riverside Dr., Space 288, Lakeside, Calif.
Richard “Dick” was born Dec. 9, 1929, in Longview, Wash. He lived in many cities and traveled to many countries, before settling in San Diego. He was in the United States Navy from 1946 – 1966 retiring as senior chief. Dick worked at Lockeed Martin and Rohr as a Military Consultant until retiring in 1988. Dick loved to fish and enjoyed 20 years of extended trips to their riverside retreat on the Colorado River.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 61 years, June; his son, Mike; daughter-in-law, Liz; granddaughters, Kristy and Stephanie; his broth, John Bell and John’s wife, Diane.