Rudy Eschbach passes away at 76

Rudy Eschbach was a regular at Amenia Memorial Day and Veterans Day ceremonies. A Vietnam veteran, Eschbach attended many town functions, like this one in 2016. Photo by Whitney Joseph

AMENIA— Local residents called to mind their fondest memories of farmer and community volunteer Rudy Eschbach after learning about his passing on Thursday, July 26, at the age of 76.

From his childhood days, Eschbach’s connection to the town of Amenia remained strong throughout his lifetime, and his love for the community evident.

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