Kenneth L. Shoberg passed away at the age of 89

By | December 14, 2021

Kenneth L. Shoberg Death – Cause of Death – On the 2nd of December 2021, Kenneth L. Shoberg, formerly of Arlington Heights, IL, passed away at the age of 89 at Westbridge Assisted Living in Wheaton, Illinois. He was born on the 16th of August 1932 in Oak Park, to Jim and Florence Shoberg. He served in the United States Navy as a Corpsman during the Korean War in Korea, Japan, and with time onboard the aircraft carrier the USS Antietam. After his years of service, he worked for the Dettmer Millwork company for more than 25 years before retiring in 1991.

According to his obituary created by Legacy, Kenneth is survived by his wife, Caroline Shoberg; three children, Lisajoy (Eric) Jenkins, Jim (Debbie) Shoberg, and Ruthie (Josh) Thompson; ten grandchildren, Emi (Martin) McDonagh, Kenzo (Kelli) Yoshimura, Amber Shoberg, Julie (Noah) Rejonis, Keisha and Keenan Shoberg, Jack, Kate, Dane and Gracie Thompson; two great-grandchildren, Kane and Kira Yoshimura; many nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law, Donna Shoberg. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his siblings, Dorothy Johnson and David Shoberg.

His obituary also added that a visitation will be held on Friday, December 17, 2021 from 9:30 until the time of a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. at The Orchard Church Arlington Heights, 1330 N. Douglas Ave., Arlington Heights, IL. Interment will follow at Ridgewood Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois. Memorials may be directed to The Orchard Church, or the Moody Bible Institute, 820 N. LaSalle, Chicago, IL 60610, or Avant Ministries, 10000 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64155, or Timothy’s Ministry, PO Box 345, Wheaton, IL 60187. Full obituary and guest book at or Hultgren Funeral Home at 630-668-0027.

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