KTOK's Mark Shannon Dies At 58
May 10, 2010 at 4:19 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KTOK-A/OKLAHOMA CITY host MARK SHANNON, who lost his battle with chronic lymphocytic leukemia SATURDAY at his home in EDMOND, OK. He was 58.
SHANNON, a LINCOLN, NE native, started his career at KUBC-A/MONTROSE, CO in 1974, them worked at KWSL-A/SIOUX CITY, IA (as JACKSON TODD and MARK JACKSON TODD), KPUR-A/AMARILLO, WIFI/PHILADELPHIA, and WBZZ (B94)/PITTSBURGH before coming for the first time to OKLAHOMA CITY at KJYO (KJ103) and then KRXO and WWLS-A-F (THE SPORTS ANIMAL). He moved to WLAC-A/NASHVILLE before returning to OKLAHOMA CITY to take over mornings on WKY-A, moving to KTOK for afternoons in DECEMBER 2007.
A service will be held 2p CT THURSDAY (5/13) at FAITH BIBLE CHURCH, 600 N. Coltrane Ave. in EDMOND, OK.