Richard Delph Geckler(1918 – 2013)

Richard D Geckler, 94, of Sacramento, Pasadena and La Jolla, passed away on September 1, 2013. He was born on November 4, 1918, in Toledo, Ohio, and graduated from DePauw University in 1939.
Richard was a chemical engineer, vice president of solid rocket plant, corporate vice president, chairman of the board, chief executive of Aerojet companies, and private business owner.
He is dearly loved and missed by all of his family and friends.
Published in La Jolla Light from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2013