Herman Egger Resident of Palo Alto Age 75. Born in Murten, Switzerland. In 1967 he moved to Palo Alto with his bride and began a 35 year career with Varian Associates. He earned a MSEE from Santa Clara University in 1972. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Monika, his daughters Pia Lusk (Mike) and Susi Egger-Watson (Matt) and his grandchildren Brenden, Daniel, Emma, Claire, Max, and Leo. A Memorial Service will be held at Roller, Hapgood & Tinney in Palo Alto on Nov. 11 at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Hospice of the Valley, San Jose.