Brian B. Kahle

Brian B. Kahle entered into rest May 13, 2013. Born in Falconer, N.Y., on April 18, 1945, he was the son of Banks and Thelma (Ramsey) Kahle.

Brian was most-known as the host of Channel 7’s AM Buffalo for many years. After leaving AM Buffalo and Channel 7 News, he continued to reinvent himself and created Magic Marketing to use his knowledge of the media to promote many local businesses like the Made in America store, The Wing Festival and the Yellow Jaguar. He could also be heard on the radio for his show “Kahle & Co.” and wrote newspaper articles to promote local tourism through Discover NY West.

He also had a love for magic and performed slight of hand and card tricks in local clubs in the 1980s like Thurstons, the Forks Hotel and performed at the Magic Castle in Los Angeles, Calif. He later opened a magic themed res-taurant called the “Magic Parlour” in Jamestown, and was a collector of magic memorabilia. He lived an amazing life touched by many wonderful people.

He is survived by his children: Michael Kahle and Christina Moreno (Christopher). Cherished grandfather of Ryan and Annabelle Kahle, Carly, Parker and David Moreno. Dear brother of Sheila, Onnalee and Fonda.

A celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, May 29, at Wilson’s Boat-house Restaurant from 4-7 p.m. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by the TAYLOR & REYNOLDS FUNERAL HOME, corner of Transit and Niagara streets.

Please visit taylorand reynolds.com.