Pasternak was afternoon host at Saga’s Qfm96 which is part of the Columbus Radio Group. He was also known on the air as Joe Show. General Manager Chris Forgy said, “Joe Show’s radio family is heartbroken with the news of his passing. Joe Show was the face of Qfm96 and represented the Q family as only he could. Everyone who knew Joe has their own special memory and undoubtedly their own Joe-story. He will forever be missed.” Pasternak was 56.