Jerry Eicher

February 14, 1933 - November 3, 2013 Jerry Eicher, 80, passed away peacefully with his wife by his side. Born in Bronx, New York, son of George and Martha Eicher, he was raised with brothers Bill and Bud. With a degree in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College and an MBA from UCLA, he spent most of his career at Hughes Aircraft. An outdoors enthusiast, Jerry loved backpacking and fishing in the Eastern Sierras with friends and family. Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Margene, children Julie Vargo (Mike), Sue Hrychyk (Ron), Jayne Flowers (Eugene), Bill Eicher (Luisa), and 5 grandchildren. Jerry is remembered for his kindness, sense of adventure and warm smile.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Nov. 10, 2013