'Big Ben' Laurie Passes
April 18, 2011 at 1:31 PM (PT)
Longtime TEXAS radio personality and TEXAS RADIO HALL OF FAME inductee BEN LAURIE passed away FRIDAY, APRIL 15th. LAURIE worked at radio stations in DALLAS-FORT WORTH, HOUSTON and SAN ANTONIO, where he was known as "BIG BEN LAURIE, the Pride of THE ALAMO" during his stints at KTSA and KONO. Most recently, he was a traffic reporter on SIRIUS XM Radio.
BEN's remains will be interred at ST. LUKE'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH. A Memorial Service has been scheduled for SUNDAY, MAY 15th at 2p. It will be in the BROOKS CHAPEL at NORTH DALLAS Funeral Home, located at 2710 Valley View Lane, FAMERS BRANCH, TX 75234.