Archive for December, 2006

Dick Plessinger, 1934-2006

Thursday, December 21st, 2006

Broadcaster; former chairman of Telocator

Richard L. Plessinger Sr.. Richard L. Plessinger Sr.

Richard Lee “Dick” Plessinger Sr. died on Dec. 19, 2006, at Hospice of Hamilton in Hamilton, Ohio. He was 72. He joined RCA in 1979 and became a Fellow in 1985.

Dick was born in Union County, Indiana, and spent most of his life in Hanover Township, north of Hamilton, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported. He moved to St. George Island, Florida, about 18 years ago. He developed a shopping center at 35 Island Drive in Eastpoint, Florida. He applied for licenses for two new FM broadcast stations and built them himself, locating the studios in the shopping center. The two stations are WOYS-FM 100.5 and WOYC-FM 106.5.