By: KDKA-TV News Staff
NORTH HILLS (KDKA) — A man known in the North Hills for decades as the “Egg Man” has died.READ MORE: Allegheny County Council Set To Vote On Requiring Businesses To Pay Employees Sick Paid Leave
Richard Eichner, owner of Eichner’s Family Farm in Wexford, died on Sunday. Eichner began delivering eggs with his father 80 years ago when he was 7 years old.READ MORE: Gov. Wolf Says Rite Aid Pharmacies In State Will Receive Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine For School Employees And Students
When KDKA profiled him two years ago, Eichner was still delivering eggs twice a week, covering more than 100 miles a day and making some 150 stops per week.MORE NEWS: 'Moderna Arm': Some People Develop Reaction To Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
Eichner was 87.