B.C. broadcasting icon, Red Robinson, has passed on to the great beyond on the age of 86.
Robinson’s daughters, Kellie and Sherrie, shared the scoop on their father’s Fb web page Saturday night time.
They stated their father passed on to the great beyond on Saturday morning at 8:15 a.m. after a short lived sickness.
“Most of the people knew our dad as a rock’n’roll DJ, a TV persona, an advert company proprietor, a spokesperson, or thru his philanthropic paintings,” they wrote. “He was once larger-than-life in numerous techniques, however to us, he was once a faithful father and grandfather, a loving husband to our past due mother Carole, and a devoted buddy to everyone.”
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Robinson was once simplest 17 years previous when he began within the radio business.
He was once there when Elvis stopped in Vancouver on Aug. 31, 1957. He was once the emcee when The Beatles performed in Vancouver on Aug. 22, 1964.
A party of his lifestyles is predicted to be introduced quickly, his daughters stated.
“We will be able to’t assume of a higher method to sum up Dad’s lifestyles than the lyrics to 1 his favorite Elvis songs, If I Can Dream.
“In the market at nighttime, there’s a beckoning candle… and whilst I will be able to assume, whilst I will be able to communicate, whilst I will be able to stand, whilst I will be able to stroll… whilst I will be able to dream, oh, please let my dream come true… at the moment.”
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