Hank Murphy Of ABC Radio Loses Battle With Cancer
April 7, 2008 at 5:26 AM (PT)
HANK MURPHY, a 12 year veteran of ABC's Hot AC, passed away last THURSDAY, APRIL 3rd, after a near three year battle with Liver Cancer. HANK began his radio career back in the mid 80's in SPRINGFIELD, then moved on to KRAV/TULSA. He moved to DALLAS in the early 90's to work for AT&T, while continuing to work part time in radio for CBS at KRRW/DALLAS.
In 1996 he went to work part time for ABC's Hot AC syndicated format. He loved to be on the radio and and continued to work on the air until DECEMBER of last year. HANK leaves behind his wife LAURIE, his daughter LAUREN and hundreds of friends who know him as "Mr. HANK."