Tom Love, who, alongside partner and wife Judy, founded Love's Travel Stops and Country Stores and grew it into a network of more than 600 locations, died March 7 at his home in Oklahoma City. He was 85.
Hanin was best known in central Florida for having founded Allied Discount Tires Inc., a chain of discount tire stores made famous by the tagline that "Tires Ain't Pretty."
Block, 55, died Jan. 2 in a snowmobile accident near his home in Woodland, Utah.
Erik R. Olsen, who stepped down as CEO and president of TBC Corp. in June 2021, died on Sept. 28 after a brief illness. He was 59.
Anthony "Tony" Vetter, longtime owner of Northwest Tire Inc., died Oct. 1 at the age of 80.
DePaolis was president and CEO of Johnny Antonelli Tire Co. in Rochester, N.Y., as well as president of the National Tire Dealers & Retreaders Association.
Donzaleigh McCord, Balkrishna Industries Ltd.'s customer service manager, died Sept. 14. She was 70.
Marvin Bozarth, a retread industry mainstay for the better part of six decades, died Sept. 1 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico. He was 85.
Vanaman founded the Akron-area tire dealership in the 1970s.
Thomas Jasper Beroth Jr. died July 7 after a two-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. He was 65.