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KEEH Personality J.J. Hemingway Has Passed

Christian Radio lost another servant this week with the passing of KEEH/Spokane (Shine 104.9) personality JJ Hemingway. JJ passed away suddenly Monday after a brief illness. J.J. believed God had bestowed on him the Gift of Encouragement, often referring to himself as “Your Spokane Radio Pal.” He often expressed his faith and eagerness to meet his Savior. J.J. would wrap up every day’s show with this reminder: “Remember, no matter what the weather’s like you can always, and I do mean always, let the Son shine in your life.”

Hemingway was on the radio in the Spokane market for 20 years and joined KEEH in 2017. 

J.J.  was known for his regular humorous or encouraging Facebook posts including Bible quotes. His last post was Friday June 14th. ” Friday Encouragement: “But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ,” Philippians 3:20 Enjoy & Be Blessed”

Please keep the KEEH staff, family and friends in your thoughts & prayers. 

2 thoughts on “KEEH Personality J.J. Hemingway Has Passed

  • Find memories working with JJ at KOJO in Dallas in the late 80’s. He leaves a big hole . -Alan Scott

    • We missed working with JJ last week during our fall fund raiser event. Our prayers go out to his family.


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