Category: Obituaries

Jim Kaup, 71, scenic carpenter

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From the mid 1970s until 2006 Jim was a scenic carpenter at WGBH, a job that utilized his many talents | Read more.

In: 1 Guest Street, 125 Western Ave., 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, Obituaries

Bud Collins, 86, tennis authority, broadcaster

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Considered the first sports print journalist to establish a regular second home on TV, Mr. Collins began offering tennis commentary for Boston’s WGBH-TV from the Longwood Cricket Club in Chestnut Hill not long after he became a Globe columnist in 1963. | Read more.

In: 1960s, 1970s, Bud Collins, Obituaries, People, WGBH 2

Conrad White, 80, Stage Manager, Colleague, Friend

At the 2000 WGBH Reunion

Mr. White was in the studio audience for a WGBH show called “Folk Music USA” when he inquired about volunteer opportunities at the station and wound up with a new career. | Read more.

In: 125 Western Ave., 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, Obituaries, Staff, WGBH 2

Dave Norton, 65, Director of Physical Plant

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Dave was the heart of our physical plant operations, and that brought him into contact with hundreds and hundreds of ’GBHers. I share your deep shock at losing this valued colleague so suddenly. | Read more.

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Ted Conant, 89, filmmaker

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Ted worked on several special projects for WGBH under the direction of then President, Hartford Gunn, and for a time was the Manager of WGBX-TV, Channel 44. | Read more.

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