Lin Brehmer Obituary
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Lin Brehmer, a beloved radio personality and host of WXRT-FM in Chicago for over 30 years. His infectious enthusiasm for music and his love for the city of Chicago made him an icon in the Windy City. His loss will be felt by all who knew him, from his loyal listeners to those who worked with him on a daily basis. We pay tribute to his memory with this obituary, honoring the life and legacy of Lin Brehmer.
Lin Brehmer Has Passed Away
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of beloved radio show host, Lin Brehmer. Lin was an inspiration to many and his wit and humor will be remembered for years to come.
Lin began his radio career in 1979 and quickly became a staple in Chicago radio. He was best known for his morning show on WXRT-FM which ran from 1985 until 2020. Throughout his career, he showcased an impressive range of musical knowledge and had a knack for discovering new talent. He was also known for his charitable work, having raised millions of dollars for local organizations through various fundraisers.
Lin’s legacy will live on through the countless lives he impacted throughout his long career in radio broadcasting. We are deeply saddened by this loss and send our condolences to all who knew him.