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2012-10-01 06:26:39

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership at Drugfree.org honors and remembers James E. Burke, who passed away on Friday, September 28. Burke, one of the nation's most admired chief executives with a distinguished career at Johnson & Johnson (J&J), was Chairman Emeritus of The Partnership at Drugfree.org. He served as chairman for 13 years, and is remembered as an inspiring leader and champion for families and children in need. As he approached retirement in...

2012-10-01 06:26:05

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Former Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James E. Burke, whose extraordinary career in the private and public sectors earned him the prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom, died late Friday at the age of 87. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121001/NY83910-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121001/NY83910-b) "Jim Burke was among the greatest leaders in the history of...