Alvin Lee “Bob” Ehler

Alvin Lee “Bob” Ehler 67 of Cottage Grove passed away May 10, 2020.

Bob was born September 25, 1952 to Robert & Dorothy Ehler (Hecker) in Monterey, CA.

Bob moved to Cottage Grove in 1978 to work as a CNC machinist for Kimwood Corporation for 20 years. Bob was a member of the JayCees and served on the South Lane County Fire and Rescue budget Committee as well as the City of Cottage Grove Budget Committee and elected to the Cottage Grove City Council.

Bob became know as “Bob the Bike Builder” and repaired many bicycles for those in need using his skills from his days as a machinist.

Bob was involved with Bohemia Mining Days and served has the Bohemia City Marshall for four years.

Bob is survived by his mother Dorothy Hecker; his daughters Brandy, Sabrina, Adriana; brothers Ken, Mike and Randy; and sisters Debbie, Sandi, Linda and Shelly.

No services are planned.