Breadcrumb Home News August 23, 2002 02:00 AM Former General Tire CEO Ockene dies at age 71 Tweet Share Share Email More Print AKRON—Alan L. Ockene, former president and CEO of General Tire Inc., died Aug. 20 in Akron. He was 71. Letter to the Editor Rubber & Plastics News wants to hear from its readers. If you want to express your opinion on a story or issue, email your letter to Editor Bruce Meyer at [email protected]. SIGN UP FOR FREE NEWSLETTERS Daily Newsmail (Weekdays) Breaking News (as Needed) Rubber in Automotive (Weekly) Silicone News (Bi-Weekly) Latex News (Monthly) Most Read Stories (Weekly) EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe. View the discussion thread.