ABC7 Photographer Charles Marshall dies at age 87
Former photographer for ABC7 Chicago, Charles Marshall, died over the weekend. At the time of his death, Charles was 87 years old. He was associated with ABC7 in the 1970s. After his death, ABC7 paid tribute to their beloved companion Charles Marshall.
Charles’s family has not shared any detailed information about his demise. However, there are assumptions that he died of natural causes.
Who was Charles Marshall?
Before working as a photographer with ABC7, Charles was a war photographer. He documented the Korean War for the U. S. Navy. He came on board with ABC7 after finishing his military service. Charles became the first African American ever to join a camera union.
After he retired from television, Charles started working as a medical photographer. From the 1980’s he continued working as a medical photographer in Jesse Brown VA Medical Center till the early 1990s.
Charles Marshall funeral:
The family is yet to share any details regarding funeral arrangements. However, it is speculated that there will be an official statement from the family soon.