Paul Harvey, R.I.P. (1918-2009)

ABC News is reporting that the man who made his living telling us “the rest of the story” has passed away. ABC Radio Networks President Jim Robinson has released the following statement:

“Paul Harvey was one of the most gifted and beloved broadcasters in our nation’s history. As he delivered the news each day with his own unique style and commentary, his voice became a trusted friend in American households.

“His career in radio spanned more than seven decades, during which time countless millions of listeners were both informed and entertained by his ‘News & Comment’ and ‘Rest of the Story’ features.

“Even after the passing of his loving wife Angel in May 2008, Paul would not slip quietly into retirement as he continued to take the microphone and reach out to his audience. We will miss our dear friend tremendously and are grateful for the many years we were so fortunate to have known him. Our thoughts and prayers are now with his son Paul Jr. and the rest of the Harvey family.”

Video of ABC News Report

3 Responses to Paul Harvey, R.I.P. (1918-2009)

  1. Brotherhank March 1, 2009 at 9:58 am #

    He will be missed.

  2. kris March 2, 2009 at 5:55 pm #

    He was a good man in this world.

  3. William March 6, 2009 at 10:52 am #

    I will miss this man.

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