GARY J. GRETTER, LT, USNR
Gary Gretter '60
Date of birth: October 31, 1937
Date of death: July 6, 1968
From the 1960 Lucky Bag:
Lt. Gary J. Gretter, USNR-R, died 6 July 1968 in an aircraft accident shortly after takeoff at the Naval Air Station, Dallas, TX. Memorial services were held at the NAS Chapel, with services and interment at Fargo, ND, his home town. Lt. Gretter, who was born in North Dakota, graduated from the Naval Academy in 1960. A naval aviator, he was attached to VF-701 and had been serving in the Naval Reserves following resignation from the Navy in June 1967. He was employed as a field engineer with Ling-Temco-Vought at Dallas. Among his survivors are his widow, Judith Arm, and a nine-month-old daughter, Christine Lynn, of Grand Prairie, TX, and his mother who lives in Fargo. SHIPMATE, September-October 1968
Gary is buried in North Dakota.