Ex-WRKO DJ Bill Todd Passes
May 17, 2007 at 11:49 AM (PT)
Former WRKO/BOSTON talent BILL TODD, a.k.a. JOHNNY WILLIAMS, died on SUNDAY (5/13). His cause of death and age were not known at press time. He is survived by his wife, TINA, and two children, ages 4 and 13.
MEL PHILLIPS tells ALL ACCESS that TINA would like any photos, tapes, etc. of BILL to be sent to her at the family home: 4540 East Collinwood, GILBERT, AZ. A funeral for BILL will be held on SUNDAY, MAY 20. For those in the PHOENIX area who can attend, please contact TINA at (480) 988-1467 for details.
"I hired BILL at WRKO, and he was a dear friend throughout the ensuing years," MEL says. "BILL always had a smile in his voice and had one of the most positive personalities of anyone I've ever known."
TODD also went by CAT SIMON and worked at WAAT/TRENTON, WMID/ATLANTIC CITY, WIBG/PHILADELPHIA, KHJ and KMET/LOS ANGELES, WKRQ/CINCINNATI, WDAI/CHICAGO, KRLY/HOUSTON and KPRI/SAN DIEGO.