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Richard Wolk of Rochester Insulated Glass passes

October 17, 2017  ByPatrick Flannery

Oct. 17, 2017 – Richard Wolk, president of Rochester Insulated Glass, passed away suddenly at the age of 62 on Oct. 14. Wolk was the son of RIG founder Stanley Wolk, and the company has done significant business in Ontario over Wolk’s 45-year career.

According to an announcement by Wolk’s son, Tyler, Wolk started work at the family enterprise when he was 16. His vision as president of the company was to go beyond standard architectural glass offerings, especially into larger sizes.

Tyler will take over as president of RIG.

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