May 30, 1965-July 15, 2005
CULBERTSON -- Andrew Joe Loop, 40, died Friday (July 15, 2005) at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte.
He was born May 30, 1965, at Oakley, Kan., to Leo Joe and Mary Aidyl (Stohler) Loop. He attended school in Lamar, Imperial and Paxton, where he graduated. He attended Omaha Trucking School to become an over the road truck driver.
He worked for Best Refrigeration Co. in Omaha and Coleman Dairy. At the time of his death, he was employed by Don Hagan of Culbertson.
He was preceded in death by his father, Leo, and grandparents, George and Bessie Stohler and Earl and Mabel Loop.
Survivors include his mother, Mary of Paxton; four sisters, Sarah Morse of Imperial, Lydia and husband, John Lenhart of Roscoe, Mary Loop of Paxton and Veronica Loop of Paxton; six brothers, Earl and wife, Beth Loop of Imperial, Patrick Loop of Imperial, Paul and wife, Kathy Loop of Fallon, Nev., Frank Loop and Kelly Harms of Yuma, Colo., Gabriel and wife, Brittany Loop of Lake Elsinore, Calif., and Gall Loop of El Cajon, Calif.; nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; cousins; and special friend, Ramona Wilkenson and family of McCook.
Mass of the Christian Burial will be Wednesday, 10 a.m., at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Paxton with the Rev. Bryan Ernest officiating. Interment will in the Benkelman Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.
Rosary will be Tuesday, 7 p.m., at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Paxton.
Visitation is today and Tuesday at Bullock-Long Funeral Home in Grant and preceding the rosary.
In lieu of flowers, the family has established a memorial.
Bullock-Long Funeral Home in Grant is in charge of arrangements.