Kenneth Charters, a former longstanding member of Canada’s printing community, recently passed away in Oakville, Ontario, at age 94.
Charters was born in Toronto on December 22, 1919. He joined the family’s printing and engraving business, M. C. Charters & Company of Toronto, which his father had started in 1922. Charters continued to build the business with his brother Don. For many years, Ken was involved with the Engraved Stationary Manufacturers Association and had served as its past president.
The family will receive friends at the Humphrey Funeral Home on Bayview Avenue in Toronto from 11:30 am to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, August 15, which is to be followed by a private family interment service at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.