The latest news reports have stated that 84 Lumber and Nemacolin resort founder Joe Hardy has recently passed away. According to the reports, he died on Saturday his 100th birthday. The vice president of marketing for 84 Lumber, Amy Lumber announced this heartbreaking news to the world. In today’s article, we will tell you all about him and his maddening demise. Stay tuned till the end to know all about him.
According to the reports his family announced this news by releasing an official statement. The official statement from the family stated that Hardy III has passed away. He was one of the most popular and successful entrepreneurs in the country. He achieved a massive amount of success in the business world. He was one of the most prominent personalities in the Business world. He was an inspirational personality for many new and young entrepreneurs. His success story is admired by many young minds.
Reports have stated that Hardy was born in 1923 in Upper St. Clair. Reports have also claimed that Hardy served in the position of lieutenant and Air Forces radioman during World War II. Reports have further stated that he also earned an engineering degree from the University of Pittsburgh. After completing engineering he joined his family’s jewelry company. All these reports have been confirmed by the 84 Lumber website and a Nemacolin news release.
Reports have further stated that later, He opened Green Hills Lumber in Bridgeville at age 31. Hardy later went on to join his two younger brothers to open a cash-and-carry lumberyard in the rural town of Eighty-Four in 1956. Reports have further claimed that The new 84 Lumberyard served professional homebuilders centered on the region covering Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia. Hardy took 84 Lumber into one of the largest privately-held companies in the United States. He was one of the richest people in the United States of America. He made such a great empire, he was on the list of top billionaires in the country.
Apart from this, Hardy also build Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, a 2,000-acre site located in Farmington. The popular resort boasts a hotel, art collection, and spa as well as fly-fishing and golf opportunities for everyone. His demise has been very saddening and shattering for his family, friends, and admirers. Currently, there is not much information about the cause and reason behind his unfortunate demise. He is survived by a big family. Reports have stated many popular personalities have come out on social media and paid their hearty tributes and condolences to the late Billionaire. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.