8:01 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Walt Bodine Eulogized As 'Voice Of Everyman'

Walt Bodine was remembered as an iconic pioneer in the news business at a memorial at Unity Temple on the Plaza this afternoon.

Walt Bodine “was us,” said Monroe Dodd, a long-time friend and colleague of the legendary newsman, who died last week at 92. Speaking at a packed memorial service this afternoon at Unity Temple on the Plaza, Dodd said Walt had remarkable insights. “He’d toss (them) into the conversation in the form of questions ... they were like firecrackers.”

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