Kowalski's founder dead at age 67
Jim Kowalski, the founder of a grocery chain headquartered in Woodbury, has died.
The 67-year-old North Oaks resident died Thursday in an incident involving a floater plane during a fishing trip in Ontario, Canada, said family spokeswoman Deb Kowalski.
The family issued a statement on Friday through Twitter reading “The Kowalski family & staff thanks everyone for their kindness. The memory of Jim & his legacy will live on in his stores & in our hearts.”