Former NBC Announcer Vic Roby Dies
October 4, 2011 at 4:29 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former WNBC-A and WNBC-TV/NEW YORK announcer VICTOR MILLS "VIC" ROBY, JR., who died SEPTEMBER 22nd at 93 in NATICK, MA.
ROBY was a staff announcer at the NBC stations in NEW YORK and for the network from 1950 through his 1983 retirement after stints with KOA-A/DENVER and MUTUAL. He hosted public affairs shows on both radio and television.
In lieu of flowers, donations in ROBY’s memory may be sent to the MILLSAPS COLLEGE HARVEY T. NEWELL JR. and T. EARL WATKINS Scholarship, 1701 North State Street, JACKSON, MS 39210.