WJBK’s Ken Krato Passes

Ken Krato

Former WJBK-TV (Detroit) Editor/Journalist Ken Krato passed away at age 77 on October 31.  Krato, who retired from the station in 2015 after nearly five decades, was the recipient of numerous awards during his career, including at least two prestigious Edward R. Murrow Honors.   He began his career at the Miami Herald before joining United Press International in 1962.

Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, November 8, 2 p.m. at St. Patrick Episcopal Church, 1434 E 13 Mile Rd in Madison Heights.  Read more here.