The Citadel Class of 1970
Richard Harold Belles

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From Classmates, September 2014

Rick passed away on September 21, 2014. He spent most of his life in the California area as a Geothermal Engineer and worked in the oil business. He and his wife, Kathleen, were living in Gardnerville, NV for the past several years. Rick was on temporary assignment for a job on the North Slope oil fields of Alaska. He died, in his sleep, of a massive heart attack. Rick had passed two physicals in the year prior to this job and was in very good health.

Rick and Kathleen have two children a son, Travis and a daughter, Melissa.

Editors Note: Rick was originally from Fort Walton Beach, FL and was a History Major. He was a proud member of "T" Company, on a football scholarship, playing all four years.