Ernie Rose Passes
July 16, 2008 at 1:26 PM (PT)
Radio pioneer ERNIE G. ROSE, member of CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS Hall of Fame, passed away on JULY 11th, 2008 at the age of 92. ROSE started in radio in 1940 and worked at CBC Radio until, 1953, when he segues to the TV division.
Predeceased by his wife JEAN, ROSE is survived by his adopted daughter CAROLE VASSEY, along with her extended family, his sisters ANNA MCDONALD and GEORGINA BENNETT, many nieces, nephews and a host of caring friends.