Philly Sportscaster Gary Papa Dies At 54
June 19, 2009 at 3:08 PM (PT)
Condolences to OAKLAND RAIDERS radio play-by-play voice GREG PAPA on the death of his brother, longtime ABC O&O WPVI-TV (6ABC)/PHILADELPHIA Sports Director GARY PAPA, who died FRIDAY (6/19) after a five year battle with prostate cancer in PHILADELPHIA at 54.
GARY PAPA joined WPVI in 1981 after stints in STEUBENVILLE, OH and his native BUFFALO, and anchored sports on weekend editions of ACTION NEWS for nine years. He became Sports Director in 1990.