* Edward Foss Wilson, a retired board chairman and...

DEATHS ELSEWHERE

March 21, 1994

* Edward Foss Wilson, a retired board chairman and president of Wilson & Co., died of cancer Saturday at age 89 at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C. Mr. Wilson, who lived in White Post, Va., became one of the country's youngest corporate presidents in 1934 when he took over the Chicago meatpacking company founded by his father. He built the company into an $800 million-a-year diversified operation.

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