Broadcast icon Lou Adler also passed away in Meriden after a long illness.
Adler died last week after a career in radio that spanned decades.
Adler was an anchor on WCBS Radio.
At one point, a professor at Quinnipiac University. Alder also Headed up Quinnipiac Univ School of Communications and started WQUN Radio.
He was 88-years-old.
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