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Harold G. Rank Jr.


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Harold G. Rank Jr. Obituary
HAROLD G. RANK JR. passed away on Sept. 18, 2015 at the age of 84 in Loma Linda, CA. He was born in Chicago, IL and moved to the Grand Terrace area in the early 1940s. He graduated from Colton High School in 1950 and enrolled in SBVC where he played football, including the Jr Rose Bowl. He joined the Navy during the Korean war in 1950, where he became an Electricians Mate. On shore leave, in Yuma, AZ, he married Ruth Marlese Carter. After being discharged in 1954, they settled in Grand Terrace. He joined the IBEW local 477, and was a journeyman electrician for over 65 years. During the 60s and 70s, he was active in Little League as a coach and manager of various teams. Many times, around town, you would hear "Hi, Mr. Rank!" by "kids" he had coached. He is survived by son, Harold Rank III; daughter, Vicki Gasswint (Rank); 5 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Marlese, son Michael, and daughter Cindy. Open services will be held at Riverside National Cemetery on Oct. 16 at 9:30am starting in staging area #3, with reception to follow at his residence.


Published in Press-Enterprise on Oct. 11, 2015
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