A week after PSN shared the news that David Scheideman was relocating his Wichita, Kansas, pool firm to accommodate its growth, the 69-year-old has died in a motorcycle crash.

Scheideman, owner of Dave's Pool Store, was pronounced dead on Sept. 22 after a vehicle struck him.

A 38-year-old man from Peck was driving a Pontiac east on U.S. 400 when he tried to avoid another eastbound car that was stopped and turning left into a driveway, according to The Wichita Eagle. The Pontiac veered off to the south, struck a post, came back on the highway and crossed over into the path of Scheideman’s westbound motorcycle, the paper explained in the original report.

Scheideman opened Dave’s Pool Store in 1984 and had recently announced plans to expand and relocate to a larger location. The company sells above-ground pools and provides pool service and repairs and had planned to add hot tubs to its inventory. Read More