Charles Staples |

Charles Staples

Charles E. Staples died July 31 in Grass Valley. He was 73.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Mr. Staples was born Oct. 12, 1934, in Massachusetts. He graduated from Tufts University with a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering, and from Northeastern University with a MBA in Marketing. He served four years in the U.S. Coast Guard during the Korean War.

He was employed for most of his professional career as an Electrical Engineer, Marketing Executive and consultant on both the East and West coasts.

Mr. Staples is survived by three daughters; two sons; and 11 grandchildren.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of Angels Mortuary in Grass Valley.

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