Milt Hibdon, began his radio career at KTRB in the late 40's.  He often talked about the station that maintained its regional programming and appeal for many years, and one that he was proud to have been a part.   Milt went on to work at KBOX in Modesto and several other stations across the country.  He became the general manager at several stations including his last , KORL AM  in Honolulu, Hawaii.  Milt left the island paradise when he was reassigned to KORL's corporate headquarters in New York. Milt  passed away in New York state in 1989.

Personal History:
  • Name:     Milton Leon Hibdon
  • Born:      June 22, 1927 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California
  • Died:      September 12, 1989 in Fayetteville, New York.
  • Cause:    Coronary occlusion
  • Burial:     Acacia Memorial Park, Modesto, Stanislaus, California
  • Wife:       Betty June Schulenberg married August 4, 1946 in Modesto, California. She was born October 11,  1927  in Inglewood, California.
  • Children: Robert and Dennis Hibdon born in Modesto,  California
  • At the time of his death he was working for the McMillan Oil Company of New York City.

Courtesy of Mike Hardester, Cousin of Mr. Hibdon





KTRB Personality Milt Hibdon


Recorded around 1975 in Modesto,  CA
Milt Hibdon