State Sen. Lena Taylor
Press Release

Milwaukee radio host Eric Von dies Thursday

Statement from Senator Lena Taylor.

By - Sep 9th, 2016 12:23 pm

Eric Von Boardley, noted Milwaukee journalist and broadcaster for WNOV (AM 860) passed away Thursday evening. Von’s show was a facet of the Milwaukee black talk radio scene, and was a popular voice in the African-American community. Senator Lena Taylor (D-Milwaukee) offered the following words on his passing:

“Eric’s mic is silent but the legacy of his commitment to this community and his family and friends is not gone. Our community has suffered a tremendous loss.

May God bless his soul!”

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