Summary: co-founder and president of the Food Emporium chain of Connecticut-based grocery stores but who was also in the news during 2002 when he tried to divorce another man whom he married in Vermont in 2000 (where gay marriages are legal) so as to leave his estate to his grown children when he died, but found he had no legal resource to dissolve the gay marriage in either Connecticut or Vermont.
Cause of Death: Lymphoma
Born: November 6, 1947
Died: November 2, 2002
Location: Greenwich Village, Connecticut