Dennis Burchill, GM of WKWI, WIGO passes away

Dennis Burchill, General Manager and Vice president of Two Rivers Communications, the parent company of WKWI and WIGO FM, passed away on Monday. Dennis had served as general manager of Bay FM and We Go country since 2010. He was very active in the community, devoting many hours the Boys and Girls Club of the Northern Neck, the Rotary Club,  and the Lancaster by the Bay Chamber.

Originally from the Baltimore Maryland, he was an avid sports fan, following the Baltimore Orioles and Baltimore Ravens, and Virginia Tech Hokies. Before arriving in Kilmarnock in 2010, had been a resident of the Harrisonburg area. In summer months he could be found boating on the Rappahannock River or Chesapeake Bay. He is survived by his wife Patti, two children, and several grandchildren. He was a great general manager, and a great friend. We will miss his wit, his leadership, his guidance, and his friendship.