-- Bernard Green, president of B. Green & Co. here, died April 15 of heart failure at Mount Sinai Hospital here. He was 79.
Green had been president of the company for 50 years. B. Green & Co. was started by his father, Benjamin Green, in 1915. The company wholly owns eight wholesale and retail stores and has an equity interest in Farm Fresh Supermarkets here.
Until B. Green divested its major operations two years ago, it was a regional food