Legendary Chicago Record Promoter Howard Bedno Passes Away
May 15, 2006 at 6:03 PM (PT)
ALL ACCESS is saddened to report the passing of CHICAGO record promotion icon HOWARD BEDNO today (5/15), just a couple of weeks shy of his 88th birthday. BEDNOE apparently had a heart attack. He is survived by his wife CATERINE and two daughters CHERYL and REBECCA. More details, soon.
BONNEVILLE AC WILV (100.3 LOVE-FM)/CHICAGO PD RIC LIPPINCOTT, told ALL ACCESS, "For me HOWARD is CHICAGO. When I walk down Michigan Ave. I'll think of his footsteps. I'll hear his laughter in the wind and hear his voice through the many songs he promoted to this city's greatest radio stations. As long as CHICAGO lives, HOWARD will live through her."