(WBNG) -- Owner of Kovarik True Value Hardware Joseph F. Kovarik Jr. passed away on February 23 peacefully, surrounded by family.
Kovarik is survived by his wife, Cynthia Kovarik; his children and their spouses, his four grandchildren, and his parents.
According to the store's Facebook page, Kovarik Jr. died after a long battle with brain cancer. He was 63-years-old.
His grandfather started the business in 1922.
There will be no calling hours but you can plant a memorial tree in his memory by clicking here.
To read Kovarik Jr.'s full obituary, click here.