Former WHIZ News Director Passes Away

POSTED BY: News Department
Thursday, September 19, 2002 - 04:32 PM
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The Zanesville area has lost a man of many talents. Joe E. Grimm served many titles in Zanesville, most notably as County Commissioner from 1970 to 1977, and as WHIZ News Director beginning in 1963. Mr. Grimm spent more than 20 years in the broadcasting industry, where he worked for stations in Canton, Dover, Youngstown, Phoenix, Arizona, and for WHIZ Television and Radio. He is survived by his second wife, Ruth Ann Kirkbride Grimm, four sons, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Calling hours will be at the Bryan Funeral Home Thursday, September 19th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The services will be held Friday, September 20th at 11:00 a.m. at the Funeral Home.

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