Former KLAC Dir. Of Public Affairs Sam Benson Dies At 90
November 20, 2012 at 1:15 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former longtime KLAC-A/LOS ANGELES Dir./Public Affairs and Public Service and personality SAM BENSON, who died NOVEMBER 12th at 90, according to the LOS ANGELES TIMES and LA OBSERVED.
BENSON (born SAM BENSUSSEN) started his career in SAN LUIS OBISPO before his long run at KLAC (1947-84). He served as Editorial Director for KTTV (TV) before his 1987 retirement.
Donations in BENSON's name may be made to the BENSUSSEN RESEARCH LABORATORY, USC SCHOOL OF PHARMACY, 1985 Zonal Ave., LOS ANGELES, CA 90033.