Koberg to celebrate 80th birthday


Dick Koberg of Panora will celebrate his 80th birthday Feb. 25 with a card party. Birthday cards may be sent to 4653 Panorama Drive, Panora, IA 50216.

Dick was born Feb. 25, 1941 in New Liberty. He married his wife Carolyn in Durant in 1968.

He was the founder of DICA; his three sons now run the business. Dick is an Army veteran, enjoys golf with his wife and family, was a member of the first Durant High School football team, a member of the Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines, a member of the Association of Equipment Managers (AEM), the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA), and active with the Lake Panorama Association.

His children include Kris (Lori) Koberg, Cedar Rapids; Kevin (Joy) Koberg, Alpine, California; Kerry (Kelly) Koberg, Adel; and Katie Koberg, Dallas, Texas.

Grandchildren are Conner Koberg, Cade Koberg, Kelsey Koberg, Presely Koberg, Piper Koberg, Jackson Koberg, Ava Koberg and Andrew Koberg.