(WYTV) – Due to the passing of Mix 98.9’s morning show host, the radiothon for Akron Children’s Hospital has been postponed.
A spokeswoman for Akron Children’s said they hope to have the Miracle and Promises Radiothon rescheduled for some time before the end of the year.
Akron Children’s Hospital and iHeart Radio decided to postpone the event after radio show host Wes Miller died suddenly on Monday.
Miller hosted the “Wes and Lindsay” morning show and served as program director of the Youngstown radio station. He was 53 years old.
Miller’s family will host a public reception Thursday, September 26 at the iHeartMedia studios — 7461 South Ave., Youngstown — from 3 to 7 p.m., according to a post on iHeart Radio’s website.