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September 9, 2013

Governor Quinn Releases Statement on Passing of Don Wade

CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn today released a statement regarding the passing of legendary radio host Don Wade.

“Don Wade wasn’t only a legendary radio star, he was a devoted husband and father who knew the value of family.

“When you were on the air with Don, you could tell he and Roma were made for each other. Their partnership attracted millions of listeners over their historic career and set a high bar for success in Chicago radio.

“I admired not only their passion for family and compelling radio, but also their commitment to our nation’s veterans. Don earned a place in Chicago’s heart.

“My sincere sympathies and prayers are with Roma, Hunter, Heather and their entire family.”


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