Iconic Talker Bob Grant Passes
January 2, 2014 at 10:00 AM (PT)
Pioneering conservative Talk host BOB GRANT Grant has passed. According to the BRANCHBURG FUNERL HOME website, GRANT died peacefully in HILLSBOROUGH, NJ, on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31st, 2013 after a short illness. He was 84 years old.
Boasting an on-air career of over 50 years, GRANT became a fixture in NEW YORK CITY radio at stations such as WMCA-A, WOR-A and WABC-A. He started in radio began in the late 1940s at WBBM/Chicago, before moving to Los Angeles where he hosted radio and TV talk shows on KNX. His confrontational talk radio style was first heard at KABC; he took a job at WMCA/NEW YORK in 1970, where his career took off
A Prayer Service will be held at 10a on SATURDAY, JANUARY 11th at BRANCHBURG FUNERAL HOME, 910 US Highway 202 South, BRANCHBURG, NJ 08876. Viewing hours are FRIDAY, JANUARY 10th from 2-4p and 79p and SATURDAY morning from 9-10a at the funeral home. Committal will be private.