Detroit's Joey Ryan Dead At 62
June 25, 2010 at 4:16 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime DETROIT radio and TV personality JOEY RYAN, who died WEDNESDAY at 62, according to MICHIGUIDE's ART VUOLO.
RYAN, born JOSEPH PIETRUSKA, was best known for his tenure at Top 40 WDRQ in the '70s, where he was known as "MR. BOOGIE." He also hosted at WTWR (TOWER 92, now WMXD (MIX 92.3)), WYST (STAR 97, now Sports WXYT-F (97.1 THE TICKET), and WHFI (now WCSX), and provided booth announcing for WJBK-TV.