|Birth: ||Aug. 15, 1940|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 2012|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Producer and sidekick announcer on Michael Feldman's Whaddya Know? on Wisconsin Public Radio.
The two were first paired in 1985 when WPR decided Feldman needed 'adult' supervision. The two went on to become as famous a duo as Batman and Robin...
The show originated in Madison Wisconsin, but was heard on over 250 radio stations across the nation.
Their repretiore was renowned all over the country as the show would occasionally take to the road and travel to bring their humor, kindness and all around fun to many cities across the United States.
The last show they did together was in New York City on June 9th. Jim had been ill for pretty much the past year, but continued to do the show.
I tell people my only successful long-term relationship was with Jim Packard," Feldman said. "He was my rock. I didn't realize how codependent I was. I totally miss him already."
Jim is survived by his wife of 31 years, Debbie.
Created by: Carl F. Johnson
Record added: Jul 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93098628
Carl F. Johnson
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