Tag : In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Richard N. Biewer

November 10, 2016

Richard N. Biewer, President of Biewer Lumber based in St. Clair, Mich., passed away Nov. 7. Richard Biewer contributed to his parent’s legacy by developing Biewer Lumber into nine locations throughout … Read More

In Memoriam: Michael O’Malley

August 9, 2016

Michael O’Malley of O’Malley Lumber in Baltimore died of cancer July 23 at his Glyndon, Md. home. He was 64 years old. The Baltimore Sun has a full obituary. O’Malley’s … Read More

In Memoriam: Richard McCoy

March 14, 2016

Richard “Dick” McCoy, 63, of Cambridge, OH, passed away on March 11, 2016 at the Cleveland Clinic after a yearlong battle with a respiratory illness. He is survived by his … Read More

In Memoriam: Jim Kurtz

December 11, 2015

Jim Kurtz, co-founder of Alpine Lumber Company died Thursday, Dec. 3. He was 88 years old. Kurtz entered the LBM industry at Independent Lumber in Montrose, Colo. In 1956 he was named … Read More

In Memoriam: Kevin M. Kelly

July 17, 2015

Former JAY-K Lumber president, Kevin M. Kelly has died at age 83 the Utica Observer-Dispatch reports. Kelly and his brothers took over JAY-K Lumber in New Hartford, NY, in 1972 upon the … Read More