Loretta Rogers, the widow of Rogers Communications Inc’s late founder Ted Rogers and a corporate director for over fifty years, died on Saturday at the age of 83.
Loretta Rogers served as a director of Rogers Communications since 1964 and was a member of the Advisory Committee of the Rogers Control Trust.
Chairman Edward Rogers, the only son of Ted said the family was profoundly saddened by their mother’s death.
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