CBC Toronto Host Andy Barrie's Wife Mary Dies
February 20, 2009 at 5:06 AM (PT)
Condolences to CBC RADIO ONE affiliate CBLA/TORONTO "METRO MORNING" host ANDY BARRIE on the death of his wife Dr. MARY CONE BARRIE WEDNESDAY night of lung cancer. MARY BARRIE served as Director of the School of Continuing Studies at the UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO until her retirement in 2005. She had battled breast cancer in 2004 and was diagnosed with unrelated lung cancer shortly thereafter.
ANDY BARRIE has been on leave to be with his wife since NOVEMBER, with JANE HAWTIN filling in.