MILAN, Ill. -- Until April, Pat Petitti, 64, was enjoying the second year of his retirement after spending 35 years at Eagle Food Centers here.
president and chief executive officer, it wasn't a tough decision to make, Petitti explained.
"I think of Eagle as my company, though I own only a small piece of it. But it's my company in my heart, and anything I can do to help, I'm willing to do.
"I was asked to come back to evaluate, reassess and reassign -- to get the com