Steven Alvis, 58, of
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Steve was known to have a heart as big as his trademark voice. He was so well liked and respected in the community.
He enjoyed over 40 year career in broadcasting which started at Princeton High School and continued on in the Navy, running a radio and television station aboard an aircraft carrier. He was a television producer at stations in Evansville, Providence, R.I., and Miami, Fla., where he produced sports programming that included the Miami Dolphins pre-season football, NASL Striker soccer, University of Miami football, and Super Bowl remotes.
Although he was best known for producing NET’s popular “Big Red Wrap Up,” he enjoyed featuring women’s and nontraditional sports, which included his Emmy-nominated documentary on wheelchair Olympian Cheri Becerra.
will be Friday, May 19 at First
Plymouth Congregational Church, 20th and D Streets,