It is with heartfelt sadness we announce that John Wold, Founder and President of Fab Supply, passed away suddenly on July 6, 2021.

For the past 28 years John offered exemplary service to his customers and was well known in the metal forming industry as an intelligent and helpful source of information. John will be remembered as a hard worker with a sense of humor, an excellent leader, and his legacy will live on. His unmatched dedication and loyalty to his customers, vendors, and employees will be held as the standard to the team at Fab Supply.

We are deeply saddened by John’s departure. As we continue moving forward, we will focus on seeing his vision through.

“We always support the customer fully – start to finish.” -John Wold

Please keep John and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

He will be deeply missed.


  1. Roy Ramsey

    Godspeed my friend. From the first day we met you were one of a kind. We went from a meeting that resulted in being your first customer, to a friendship of close 30 years. The golf trips, the fishing trips, the time with the famly The talks of life,business and family, they were pricless and made me a better man. Love you my brother, Heaven has a new angel….

  2. Sally J Foote DVM

    Thank you for this very sincere and heartfelt post. John was my brother-in-law. He felt strongly about relationships and solutions. I look forward to the company carrying on its legacy of customer commitment, and innovation.

  3. Michael Cole

    I was saddened to hear on Johns passing. I have had the pleasure of dealing with John on several occasions through out the years. He was the best resource we had for helping with tooling and he was great to work with. My deepest sympathy to his family and friends.

  4. Alan Koch

    I just saw this, very sorry to hear about it. I met John about 15-16 years ago. He was always helpful when i had any questions about tooling. Always treated us right.
    Will miss seeing him at Fabtech each year.

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