WGAR MD Chuck Collier Felled By Heart Attack
September 22, 2011 at 4:54 PM (PT)
CLEVELAND radio icon and Country WGAR MD/afternoons CHUCK COLLIER died TODAY from a massive heart attack, WTAM.COM reports, He was 65 years old.
CHUCK, who also did middays on sister Oldies WMJI (MAJIC 105.7), had been a fixture on WGAR for 40 years, starting when the station was an AC on the AM band. He stayed with the station when it flipped to Country and was inducted into the COUNTRY MUSIC RADIO HALL OF FAME, as well as the OHIO RADIO-TV BROADCASTERS’ HALL OF FAME in 2005.
Funeral arrangements are pending.