Veteran Radio GM, VOA Director Frank Scott Dies
May 13, 2010 at 3:36 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former OMAHA, DENVER, and WASHINGTON radio GM and VOICE OF AMERICA EUROPE Director FRANK SCOTT, who died TUESDAY in SILVER SPRING, MD after a battle with dementia at 77, according to the OMAHA WORLD HERALD and DCRTV.COM.
Among SCOTT's stops in radio were KBON-A and MITCHELL BROADCASTING/OMAHA, KTLK-A/DENVER, and WRC-A and WKYS/WASHINGTON, where he served as a VP for NBC RADIO. SCOTT, born FRANCIS EDWARD SCHUCHART, worked at the VOA in the 80's as Director of Programs and then Director of VOA EUROPE; he also worked in television at KMTV (TV)/OMAHA and KVOA-TV/TUCSON, and as a consultant.
A memorial service is scheduled for MAY 20th at THE SHRINE OF THE MOST BLESSED SACRAMENT in WASHINGTON; Memorial contributions are being accepted in SCOTT's name at RIDERWOOD PHILANTHROPY DEPARTMENT, Staff Appreciation Fund, 3110 Gracefield Road, SILVER SPRING, MD 20904 or by MONTGOMERY HOSPICE, 1355 Piccard Drive Suite 100, ROCKVILLE, MD 20850.