Former KUGN Personality Wendy Ray Dies
August 31, 2011 at 4:24 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime KUGN-A/EUGENE, OR personality WENDELL "WENDY" RAY, who died SATURDAY of cardiac arrest in EUGENE at 84, according to the EUGENE REGISTER-GUARD.
RAY started in radio at KOMB-A (now KNND-A)/EUGENE, then, after serving during the Korean War, joined KERG-A and then KUGN, where he hosted mornings (notably with DALE "UNCLE FUZZY" REED and FRED WEBB) and called UNIVERSITY OF OREGON sports (basketball play-by-play in 1960-69 and 1974-75, football play-by-play in 1962-69 and 1974, football analyst in 1980). He retired in MARCH 1992.