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Rio Queen Citrus’ Ken Martin dies

Ken Martin, who left a short career as a funeral director and mortician in Missouri to manage what became one of the Rio Grande Valley’s major citrus operations, has died.

Rio Queen Citrus’ Ken Martin dies

Ken Martin, who left a short career as a funeral director and mortician in Missouri to manage what became one of the Rio Grande Valley’s major citrus operations, has died.

Fresh Farms’ Jerry Havel, Nogales veteran, dies

Jerry Havel, active in the produce industry right out of college and a veteran of the Nogales, Ariz., import business, has died.
Jul 24, 2019 by Chris Koger #People, #Obituary, #Mexico

Jim Gulick, former Del Monte logistics VP, remembered

Jim Gulick, former vice president of logistics-North America for Del Monte Fresh Produce, died on June 30.

Longtime owner of Connecticut ShopRite stores dies

Rocco Cingari, who led Grade A Market for nearly 40 years, died June 3 at the age of 89.

Pennsylvania’s ‘Sonny’ Scheid, of Scheid Produce, remembered

Paul “Sonny” H. Scheid Jr., former president of Scheid Produce Inc., a company founded by his father, died June 3. He was 89.

Remembering an old-school broker at Hunts Point Produce Market

Working with your father can be complicated, but for Paul Mattie, it wasn’t.