PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Eugene Ribakoff, a retired dealer and founder of AMI Leasing, died April 9. He was 84.
Ribakoff bought Harr Ford in Worcester, Mass., in 1948. Several other franchises were later added.
He started AMI Leasing in Worcester in 1952. It was sold to Ford Motor Credit Co. in 1999.
Ribakoff sold Harr Motor Co. to his son, Charles, in 2001.