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WDAY news anchor Marv Bossart is comforted by Kirsten Kealy during his final newscast on March 24, 2000, from the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo, N.D. Bossart died April 23, 2013, at 79. Forum News Service file photo

Former WDAY anchor Bossart dies

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FARGO – Marv Bossart, whose broadcast career spanned more than four decades and made him a fixture on TV screens in the Red River Valley, was remembered by family and colleagues Tuesday as a consummate journalist who also knew the importance of a good laugh.


Bossart, who died Tuesday at the age of 79, had battled Parkinson’s disease for several years.

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