ABC News Anchor Bill Beutel
Long Time ABC News acnhor
Bill Beutel passed away at his home in Southern Pines, NC. on Saturday,
March 18, 2006 at the age of 75. In addition to his work on the ABC Radio
Networks, Beutel also was a long time News Anchor at WABC TV in New York.
Beutel closed WABC's nightly newscast for more than 30 years with his trademake
signoff "Good luck and be well," In 1975, Bill Beutel also hosted ABC-TV's
predecessor to Good Morning America, AM America. He stepped down in 2001,
continuing to report for the network for another two years. He reported
frequently from overseas.
Bill Beutel in 1978