Radio host Darian O’Toole has died at an Oakland hospital following a long illness, reports. She was 40. The NY Daily News said she died of respiratory failure. She was at KSAN, KIFR Free FM and K-BIG in San Francisco as well as stations in New York, Seattle and Sacramento. Here’s a link to a 1997 Chronicle story about her when she was on the rise.

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  1. I am very saddened by this. I met Darian online through a mutual friend and she was a constant source of laughter. I hadnt spoken with her in a couple of years and had no idea about the illness. Darian was a bright spot in the world. Godspeed, crazy lady, you left your mark.
    Los Angeles

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