Pat Rodgers, Former WOAI/San Antonio Host/OM/PD, Passes
November 21, 2016 at 12:21 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former News-Talk WOAI-A/SAN ANTONIO OM/PD and host PAT RODGERS, who died TODAY (11/21) of complications from a heart attack suffered FRIDAY, the station has announced. He was 67.
RODGERS was at WOAI from 1979-84 and again from MARCH 1986 through 1998, building the station's news department and talk show lineup and hosting the show "COVER STORY." He had previously worked at several stations, most notably then-AC/Full Service WTMJ-A/MILWAUKEE, and became a Roman Catholic deacon after leaving WOAI, editing the Archdiocesan newspaper, working as Executive Dir. of CATHOLIC TELEVISION OF SAN ANTONIO, and serving as press secretary to three Archbishops; he also briefly worked at Religion KSLR-A, News-Talk KLUP-A, and News-Talk KTSA-A/SAN ANTONIO in that time period. He retired from the Archdiocese on JUNE 30th, 2015.