Frank Hagerty, Co-Founder of Hagerty Insurance, passed away Tuesday.
Hagerty passed at his home in Traverse City. He was 79 years old.
Frank and his wife, Louise, started Hagerty insurance in 1984 because of their passion for collector boats and cars.
Over three decades, Hagerty Insurance became the worldwide leader of collector car and boat insurance.
In 2013, Fortune Magazine named Hagerty one of the top 50 small or medium businesses to work for in the country.
Hagerty continues to be one of our region's largest employers.