Gary Paul Bricher

Oct. 14, 1946 – Sept. 15, 2022

Gary Paul Bricher, 75, of Eugene, Ore. passed away Sept. 15, 2022 of Alzheimer’s disease. Gary was born in Eugene on Oct. 14, 1946 to parents Vincent and Doris (Anlauf) Bricher and was raised in Cottage Grove. 

He graduated from Cottage Grove High School in 1964 and attended the University of Oregon where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics in 1968. 

While attending the University of Oregon, Gary threw the discus for the 1966-68 track teams under coaches Bill Bowerman and Bill . . .