MARTINSBURG, WVa. - Lifelong resident of Martinsburg, WVa. Richard Wachtel has passed away.
Wachtel served as a longtime chairman of the Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport.
He also served as a Martinsburg City Councilman, youth football coach, announcer for Martinsburg Bulldogs football games, and most notably he was the owner of WRNR radio.
Wachtel died after suffering from an extended illness.
Friends are expressing their sorrow at the loss of this community minded man.