The Committee of Management and members of 96.5 Inner FM mourns the passing of our long time colleague and past president Ken (Kenneth) Petrucco who passed away on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2024.

Ken was the 2nd ever president of 96.5 Inner FM during 2004-2018.

Ken also started The Supper Club program, hosting for over 10 years. He was instrumental in leading our coverage of the VAFA competition where Inner FM were the host broadcasters and Ken calling over 500 games together with over 450 episodes of the VAFA Footy Show on Inner FM every Saturday morning. In 2018 Ken was inducted as a life member of the VAFA. Watch his acceptance speech on Facebook here.

Inner FM acknowledges the profound effect that Ken had on our radio station, his friends, listeners and fellow presenters.
Condolences are extended to the members of his family at this sad time.

Funeral details are,

Service at Crick Chapel on Monday January 8th at 1pm with the wake at the Fawkner RSL from 2-4pm.

The Crick Chapel is within the Fawkner Memorial Park at the far west side at the end of Fourth Avenue. See map below.

You can watch the service online by the live stream by visiting this link.