The Noffke Lumber Timeline
Henry A. Noffke Sr. starts building & lumber and millwork business in Appleton, WI.
Fire destroys the main building and majority of inventory, which prompted a change to include coal and name change to Noffke Fuel, added yards in Oshkosh and Fond du Lac
Closed the Appleton and Fond du Lac yards
Purchased land in Oshkosh and moved from leased location, built new office and scale for coal delivery
Henry Sr. decides to diversify to add building supplies as it was a comfortable addition having experience in building
Henry Sr. retires and purchase agreement to Henry Jr. and James and name is changed to Noffke Lumber Inc. to better identify the business
New office and showroom built, 1800 sq. ft., old office moved off site
Henry Jr. purchases his brothers share of corporation
Moved Henry Jr. home and built new office and showroom 7000 sq. ft.
Expanded showroom to 13000 sq. ft.
Purchase a Lieber Lumber yard, Steve Noffke moved to manage that yard
Purchased Wisconsin Lumber in Menasha, Greg Noffke moved to manage that yard
Henry Noffke Sr. retires and Greg returns to Oshkosh
Purchase Sentry adjacent to the yard and remodel to become the current Oshkosh showroom and office 24,000 sq. ft.
New roof and floor truss constructed on Oshkosh site
New covered storage building added to the Oshkosh site