Bruce Howard Fry, 49, of Idyllwild, died Tuesday, July 8, 2003, in Hemet from cancer.

He was born Aug. 31, 1953, in Litchfield, Minn.

He was a welder, mechanic and tool and die maker.

Mr. Fry was a member of the Southern California Deaf Club, the 4-Wheel Drive Club and the Hobby Train Club.

He was a member of the Mountain Community Patrol and had served that organization as a board member and graffiti and equipment manager.

Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 29 at the Idyllwild Community Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Richard Olson will officiate.

Inurnment will be private.

He is survived by his wife, Marian Fry of Idyllwild and a sister, Carol Burns.