Engineer Elliott Klein Dead At 61
August 2, 2010 at 4:28 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of KLEIN BROADCAST ENGINEERING chief and station owner ELLIOTT KLEIN, who died SUNDAY morning (8/1) at 61, according to LARADIO.COM.
KLEIN started as an on-air talent under various air names (including GORDON RICHARDS and DON ELLIOTT) at KENT-A/PRESCOTT, AZ and KDOT-A, KUPD, and KRIZ-A/PHOENIX in the 1960's. He served as engineer for KOOL-TV (now KSAZ-TV) and KNIX-A/PHOENIX before becoming a consulting engineer for several groups and stations, including the GRIFFIN GROUP, OWENS BROADCASTING, AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA, STYLES MEDIA GROUP, and LIBERMAN BROADCASTING. He also owned an interest in IDAHO broadcaster LOCALLY OWNED RADIO, LLC.