Visitation is scheduled Wednesday evening and funeral services Thursday for the founder of Simonar Sports of Luxemburg.

LeRoy Simonar died Friday at age 77. He and his brothers took over the family gas station in 1956, and he eventually opened his own snowmobile dealership 12 years later.

Simonar Sports is now the oldest snowmobile dealership in the United States; for 15 years it was the largest dealership in the U.S.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Catholic Church, 1412 Main St., Luxemburg, and after 9 a.m. Thursday until the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m.

Click here to read his complete obituary from McMahon Funeral Home.