Obituary: Mack Molding's Larry Walck

By Frank Antosiewicz
Correspondent

Published: January 13, 2014 5:09 pm ET
Updated: January 13, 2014 5:12 pm ET

Image By: Mack Molding Larry Walck

Related to this story

Topics Injection Molding, Obituaries

Larry Walck, Mack Molding Inc.'s director of business development, died early Jan. 11 from injuries suffered in a toboggan accident at Stratton Mountain Resort in Stratton, Vt.

He was 45.

"Larry was a wonderful friend and tremendous co-worker to all of us at Mack," said Jeff Somple, president of Mack's northern operations, in a news release.

"He was a driving force behind our growth over the years and will be sorely missed. Our condolences go out to his lovely wife Jennifer and his children Christian and Justina. On a personal level, Larry was close friend. On a business level, Mack has lost one of its best. Please join us in keeping Larry and his family in your thoughts and prayers."

Walck, was an Alexandria Township, N.J., resident who was in Vermont to participate in a men's hockey tournament. He was an avid hockey fan and player and played regularly in a men's league in New Jersey. He also volunteered for youth sports, coaching baseball and softball. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Alexandria Township Parks and Recreation Committee.

Walck joined Mack in 2000 as a new business development manager. He was promoted to director in 2006. He previously was national sales manager for Polycel Structural Foam Plastics Inc. in Somerville, N.J.

He was a graduate of Raritan Valley College in Somerset, N.J., having completed graduate coursework in marketing and business administration.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Jan. 17 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Annadale, N.J. Calling hours will be held Jan. 16 at the Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home in Flemington, N.J.


Comments

Obituary: Mack Molding's Larry Walck

By Frank Antosiewicz
Correspondent

Published: January 13, 2014 5:09 pm ET
Updated: January 13, 2014 5:12 pm ET

Post Your Comments


Back to story


More stories

Image

Hyundai Mobis investing $24 million to expand in Slovakia

January 22, 2015 9:28 am ET

South Korean auto parts maker Hyundai Mobis has unveiled plans to invest about 21 million euros ($24.1 million) to modernize and expand the output...    More

Image

Pyramid investing in new presses as it targets sales in medical, technical molding

January 21, 2015 1:40 pm ET

Custom molder Pyramid Plastics Inc. is investing to boost its stake in medical and technical molding.    More

Image

Hart takes hands-on approach

January 21, 2015 11:06 am ET

When Melanie Hart walks the floor of one of her plants, she solves problems.    More

Image

Canada's ABC Group to launch Polish car parts plant

January 19, 2015 9:10 am ET

Canadian auto parts supplier ABC Group Inc. has unveiled plans to set up a new production facility in Bydgoszcz, in northwestern Poland, reports...    More

Image

Sleek use of plastics add function, polish to JCI concept

January 19, 2015 6:00 am ET

When the next generation of vehicle owners takes the driver's seat, they'll do a lot more than drive. That's the idea behind Johnson Controls Inc's ne...    More

Market Reports

Plastics in Automotive: Innovation & Emerging Trends

This special report newly released by PN and sponsored by The Conair Group examines current trends in the use of plastics in automotive, materials innovations and the changing landscape. It includes a review of legislative/regulatory activity impacting vehicle development and lightweighting, market opportunities & challenges for mold and toolmakers, innovative design strategies being implemented by major OEMs and suppliers, as well as a review of key indicators in Canada, Mexico, Brazil and China.

Learn more

Plastics Recycling Trends in North America

This report is a review and analysis of the North American Plastics Recycling Industry, including key trends and statistics based on 2013 performance. We examine market environment factors, regulatory issues, industry challenges, key drivers and emerging trends in post-consumer and post-industrial recycling.

Learn more

Injection Molding Market Analysis & Processor Rankings

Plastics News BUNDLED package contains our in-depth Market Analysis of the Injection Molding segment. You will gain keen insight on current trends and our economic outlook.

As a BONUS this includes PN's updated 2014 database of North American Injection Molders RANKED by sales volume. Sort, merge, mail & prospect by end market, materials processed, region, # of plants and more.

Learn more

Upcoming Plastics News Events

February 4, 2015 - February 6, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events