Philly's Frank Jelinek Dies
February 27, 2006 at 6:04 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former longtime PHILADELPHIA radio restaurant show co-host FRANK JELINEK, who died on FEBRUARY 23 of congestive heart failure in UPLAND, PA at 86.
JELINEK and wife MARY were familiar voices with their weekend "DINING AROUND" show on WCAU-A, WWDB-F, and WPEN over the years, retiring from WPEN on OCTOBER 1 of last year, two days before the station flipped from Oldies to Sports. Besides MARY, FRANK JELINEK is survived by three children, six grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.
Donations in lieu of flowers are being accepted by the SALVATION ARMY, P.O. Box 1032, BROOKHAVEN. PA 19015 and a service is being held at the MEDIA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH in MEDIA, PA on WESNESDAY at Noon ET.