CINCINNATI — Kroger Co. here said that Donald E. Becker, executive vice president and a 42-year veteran of the company, died unexpectedly Wednesday after suffering an aneurysm. "We are deeply saddened to lose Don, our dear friend and extraordinary leader," said David B. Dillon, Kroger's chairman and chief executive officer. "Don leaves a legacy of enthusiasm and passion for doing what's right for our customers and our associates. He touched the lives of countless people in our company as ...

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