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Gary Walter Granquist (Redmond'65) Gary, 39, died from a severe infection March 7, 1986, in Multnomah, Oregon. He was a teacher at Fort Yukon, AK. Gary was born May 17, 1946, Walla Walla, Washington. He was a Corporal in the Marine Corps in Vietnam 1968-70. He is buried in the Willamette National Cemetery in Portland, Oregon. He went to Portland State College in 1968. Gary jumped at Redmond 1965-68, 73, and Fairbanks 1974-82, 84, and 1985.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Granquist, Gary Walter (Redmond 1965)" (2002). Smokejumper Obituaries. 1348.