Bob Anderson, Longtime KABC/Los Angeles Announcer, Dies
March 30, 2012 at 5:47 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime former Talk KABC-A/LOS ANGELES announcer BOB ANDERSON, who died MARCH 11th, a few weeks short of his 87th birthday, after a battle with Alzheimer's disease, according to the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER's GARY LYCAN.
ANDERSON started his career at KXOB-A/STOCKTON in 1947, moving to KWBR-A/OAKLAND and then to LOS ANGELES where he joined KMPC-A in 1948. After briefly working at KNX-A, ANDERSON became a staff announcer at KABC in 1961 and stayed there in various capacities, including weekend and fill-in host, until his 2007 retirement.