Harry Leroy Bell –  May 20, 1931 – December 17, 2016

Born in New Underwood, South Dakota, the first of six children of Virgil and Marguerite Bell, Harry graduated from Grossmont High School. He was an engineer at the Santee Fire Department for 22 years, a Tile Contractor and a Navy veteran of the Korean War.   He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Virgil and sister Jean.   He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Beverly Diane Fargo, son Lyle (Teresa), daughter Cheryl Beaver (Douglas), sisters Gladys and Beverly, brother Craig, 5 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Jan. 15, 2017