WTUZ Owner Ed Schumacher Dies
March 22, 2013 at 4:02 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of Country WTUZ (Z COUNTRY)/NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH owner, President, and GM ED SCHUMACHER, who died WEDNESDAY of colon cancer at 60, according to the TIMES-REPORTER of NEW PHILADELPHIA.
SCHUMACHER's WTUZ RADIO, INC. signed WTUZ on the air on MAY 1, 1990. Before that, he worked at WOMP-A/BELLAIRE, OH; WNPQ/UHRICHSVILLE, OH; and WJER-A-F/DOVER, OH, where he was MD and PD.
Contributions in lieu of flowers in SCHUMACHER's memory may be made to the MUSKINGUM LAKES Chapter of the AMERICAN RED CROSS, 1451 Fourth St. NW, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH 44663; NEW PHILADELPHIA COMMUNITY HOSPICE, 716 Commercial Ave. SW, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH 44663; DENNISON RAILROAD DEPOT MUSEUM, P.O. Box 11, 400 Center St., DENNISON, OH 44621; or a local charity of the donor’s choice. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30a (ET) MONDAY at SACRED HEART CHURCH in NEW PHILADELPHIA, followed by a luncheon at the TOLAND-HERZIG MONARCH CENTER.