Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Farewell to "Wee Willie" Webber

The broadcaster will be remembered Friday.

Farewell to "Wee Willie" Webber

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Broadcast legend Bill "Wee Willie" Webber, who died May 23, will be remembered Friday (on what would have been his 81st birthday) in a way he would have loved:

At a dance aboard the Battleship New Jersey to the sounds of City Rhythm Orchestra.

Webber, who hosted a late-morning show on WHAT (AM 1340), which is sponsoring the "Swing and Sway Aboard the Big J. It starts at 7 p.m. and it's $30 a head, which will benefit the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia and the Battleship New Jersey.

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