Johnny P. Janosik, whose chain of Delaware furniture stores made his name synonymous with home furnishings on Delmarva and beyond, died Friday, July 1. He was 90 years old.
Duralee, a designer, marketer and wholesale distributor of fabrics and trimmings for upholstery and furniture applications, has announced its founder and CEO Leonard Silberman has died.
Noury Peykar, the chairman of rug supplier Nourison, has died. He was 95.
Furniture industry veteran Leslie “Les” Flippo has died. He was 86.
The founder of San Francisco-based Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) Charles E. “Chuck” Williams has died. He was 100.
Jack (J.B.) Bertsch Crahan, retired chairman and CEO of Flexsteel Inds., (NASDAQ: FLXS) has died. He was 92.
Ray Batts, former furniture retailer known as The Furniture Man in Nashville, Tenn., for years, has died. He was 90.