In Memory

Brian Becher, M. D. , Ph. D.

Brian Becher, M. D. , Ph. D.

Brian Becher


Becher, Brian

1948 - 2022

Dr. Brian M. Becher, retired OB/GYN at Riverside Methodist Hospital, died on June 5, 2022. He was born on November 29, 1948, to Dr. and Mrs. Ralph J. Becher of Upper Arlington. He was a graduate of Bishop Waterson High School. He earned a Bachelor of Physics, and a Ph.D. in Biophysics from The Ohio State University and a M.D. from the University of Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers Ralph Becher, Jr., and William Becher, and a sister Nancy Becher Wardwell. He is survived by his wife of almost 49 years, Rhoda McShane Becher; 2 sons, Brian (B.J.) and Michael Becher; a daughter-in-law, Sarah McDaniel Becher; and 3 very special granddaughters, Mia, Lyla, and Callie Becher, all of Dublin, OH. He is also survived by 2 sisters, Bonnie Becher Anderson of Moorestown, N.J. and Sherry Becher Gerlach of Indian River, Michigan; and a brother-in-law, Brad Gerlach, also of Indian River, MI. Visitation will be held from 6-8pm on Tuesday, June 21, at Schoedinger Funeral Home, 5980 Perimeter Drive, Dublin, OH. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to the Sierra Club Foundation, Feeding America, or a charity of your choice.

Posted online on June 08, 2022