Kohler Windows founder passes away

(Photo credit: Kohltech Windows and Entrance Systems/Facebook)

Kohler Windows founder Peter Kohler has passed away.

According to a post on the company's Facebook page, the 77-year-old died in his sleep Monday morning, at his winter home in Florida.

Kohler founded Kohler Windows in Debert, now Kohltech Windows and Entrance Systems, almost forty years ago.

He retired from the company in 2010.