HardingPoorman Co-Founder Succumbs to ALS

Bob Poorman, co-founder of HardingPoorman, has died from complications related to ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.

INDIANAPOLIS—Bob Poorman, the co-founder and partner of HardingPoorman, died May 1 from complications related to ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

In an e-mail notice, the company wrote, “Each of us not only grieves at the passing of a tremendous individual, but also for the loss his family suffers. Please join us in offering his family and friends our sincerest condolences during this difficult time.”

Funeral arrangements were to be released later today.