Bill Darwin, Longtime WTRC/Elkhart, IN Host, Dies At 80
May 9, 2014 at 4:48 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime WTRC-A/ELKHART, IN morning host BILL DARWIN, who died WEDNESDAY (5/7) at 80, according to the ELKHART TRUTH.
DARWIN, born WILLIAM VILMURE, was with WTRC from 1967, when he joined the station from WKZO-A and WKZO-TV/KALAMAZOO, through his AUGUST 2009 retirement. He also hosted at ABC affiliate WSJV-TV/ELKHART-SOUTH BEND. The corner of Second and Marion Streets in ELKHART, outside the WTRC studios, was named the "Honorary DARWIN/STRIKE Corner" after DARWIN and fellow longtime WTRC host ALLEN STRIKE in 2010.