LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Charles C. Fitzmorris Jr., former chief executive officer of Aldi, Batavia, Ill., died at his home here after a prolonged illness. He was 84.
Instead, mourners were asked to make contributions to Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, or the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
In the 1960s, Fitzmorris and his business associates formed a chain of supermarkets called Benner Tea Co., based in Burlington, Iowa. The business was later sold to a private comp