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Richard G. "Richie" French

April 15, 1972 - September 06, 2020

Obituary for Richard G. "Richie" French

French, Richard G. "Richie", age 48 after a long illness,
passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020 of Brentwood.

Beloved son of the late Mary Eichler; loving brother of Paul Eichler, Gary (the late Amy) Eichler, Patti (Rick) Walter, Sandy Eichler and Andrea (Dennis) Powell; adored uncle of Jessica, Justin, Kayleigh, Bob, Danny, Benny, Jake, Ernie, Charlie, Allee, Emilee, Julia and Brianna; grand uncle of Ariauna, Bentley, Cadynce and Layla; nephew of Chuck (Cindy) Westfall and Mary Ellen Westfall; Cousin of Tony, Jodi and Matthew. Due to the current public health crisis visitation, funeral service and interment will be held privately. Arrangements by the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Rd., Brentwood 15227. If lieu of flowers family suggests contributions to Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church, 2810 Brownsville Rd., Pittsburgh, PA. 15227.

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I am so very sorry for your loss. I will always remember Richie's smile while running around Stewart Avenue.
- Barbara Scholtz
To Paul, Gary, Patti, and Sandy, I would like to offer you my sympathy upon the loss of your Brother Richie, on behalf of my sisters and I are prayers are with you.
- Jim Palmer
So sorry for your loss. Knew Richie from Elroy Elementary and junior high. He'll always be remembered as a fun guy to be around with a good sense of humor.
- Joel Denk

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