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Former KWMU 'Jazzstream' Host Walter Parker Dies

By Tom Weber, KWMU

st. louis, MO – A former KWMU jazz show host has died.

Walter Parker hosted "Jazzstream" on Sunday nights for more than a decade.

He started hosting at KWMU after retiring as a forecaster at the National Weather Service.

Parker was 86. A memorial service is planned for Saturday (Oct. 2) at the First Presbyterian Church of Ferguson at 2:00 p.m.