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Irish
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A celebration of life will be held later for Richard “Rick” Friberg of Eugene, OR, who died Sept. 16 of respiratory failure. He was 74.

He was born May 10, 1938, in Clarkfield, Minn., to Ray and Rachel Hanson Fri­berg. He married Gwyneth Harris in 1963; they later divorced. He married Barbara Henshaw in 1982; they later divorced.

He graduated from Eugene High School and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon. He was a pilot for the Oregon Air National Guard and the Navy Air Reserve. He worked his entire 35-year career as a captain, check captain and instructor for Trans World Airlines.

Survivors include two daughters, Kristen Gyben of Costa Mesa, Calif., and Ginny Gerard of North Salem, N.Y.; a brother, Ron of Eugene; and three grandchildren.

Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene.

Rest in Peace, Captain Friberg

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Rocky Dollarhide
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I always enjoyed working and hanging with Ric! God speed my friend!
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