WXRT/Chicago Weekend DJ Leslie Witt Passes At 63
July 29, 2016 at 11:24 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Triple A WXRT/CHICAGO weekend morning host LESLIE WITT died from ovarian cancer on July 17th according to the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. WITT entertained WXRT weekend listeners for almost 40 years.
WITT joined WXRT in 1977 and then left in 1979 to move with her husband to NEW YORK. They relocated to LOS ANGELES in 1980. After they returned to the CHICAGO area in late 1981, she resumed her work at WXRT and was there until her passing.
WITT is survived by her husband CHUCK REICHENBACK; a daughter, KAY; a son, KURT; her mother, SALLY; a sister, ALISON WITT-JANSSEN; and a brother, DON.