James R. “Red” Shoberg, age 57, of Rockford, passed away Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale.
A memorial gathering will take place Monday, Feb. 20 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, with an 8 p.m. service.
Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.
Jim was born Dec. 10, 1954, in Excelsior, to William and Norma (Burnquist) Shoberg.
He worked at Variety Machines in Plymouth for 24 years.
A wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, Jim will be missed by all.
He is survived by his wife, Laurie; daughter and son-in-law, Heather and Chris Lee; granddaughters Lainey and Bani Lee; brother Mike; half-sister Sandy; and many more family members and friends.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, William (“Bill”) and Norma Shoberg; and a half-sister, Carol (“Corky”).