BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man known for his old stories about Baltimore died Wednesday from a battle with cancer.

Gilbert Sandler, 95, was featured in The Baltimore Sun and on WYPR-FM regularly for his nostalgic stories about the city.

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“His stories were funny, entertaining and hopeful. He himself was a delight. We loved to kid and laugh,” Anthony Brandon, WYPR manager, told the Sun.

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According to the Sun, Sandler ran an advertising agency before writing for The Evening Sun.

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Gilbert Sandler. Photo by The Baltimore Sun.

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