Funeral Services Set for Loberg

NOVEMBER 9, 2004 - Posted at 2:51 p.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - Memorial services for Jonesboro businessman and Hytrol Conveyor founder and CEO Tom Loberg have been finalized.

Loberg died Monday morning at the age of 87 following complications from heart-related surgery.  Survivors include his wife, Rigmor Hermansen Loberg of the home; two sons; two daughters; seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

Funeral services are set for 10 a.m. Friday at the Central Baptist Church (3707 Harrisburg Rd.) of Jonesboro.  Burial will follow at the Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery, under direction of Emerson Funeral Home.  Pallbearers include Phillip Poston, Kirk Loberg, David Loe, Kenneth Carroll, Paul LaFleur and Alex Gurrero.

Visitation is set for 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the Emerson Chapel.

Memorial gifts should be made to the Tom Loberg Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 7514, Jonesboro, AR, 72403;

or the Jonesboro Church Health Center, 200 W. Matthews, Jonesboro, AR 72401;

or the American Red Cross (blood services division);

or the Magnolia Road Baptist Church, 911 Magnolia Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401.