NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - The R.J. Corman Company has released details on how and when the company's founder will be remembered. Corman, who battled multiple myeloma for 12 years, died on Friday. His funeral and visitation will be held at the company's headquarters in Nicholasville.
Visitation for Mr. Corman will be held Sunday from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm. His funeral will be Monday afternoon at 4:00 pm.
Both will be conducted in Hangar 1 on the property of R. J. Corman Railroad Group at 101 R. J. Corman Drive in Nicholasville. The front gate will be open at 2:30 pm on Monday for Mr. Corman's funeral.
In lieu of flowers a company news release says friends may make donations to:
The Richard Corman Research Fund in Multiple Myeloma
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
PO Box 849168
Boston, MA 02284-9168.
Corman founded a railroad construction company in 1973, the same year he graduated from high school, and built his business into the R. J. Corman Railroad Group which now employees 1,150 people in more than 21 states. He died at his Nicholasville home at the age of 58.