Jennifer Jo Sabin

  • Born: October 14, 2019
  • Died: November 9, 2019
  • Location: Wells, Minnesota

Bruss-Heitner Funeral Homes

255 2nd Ave SW
Wells, MN 56097

Tel. (507) 553-3124

Tribute & Message From The Family

Jennifer Jo Sabin, age 41, of Wells, MN died Saturday, November 09, 2019 at her home in Wells from complications of Epilepsy. A Celebration of her life will take place at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells on Thursday, November 21, 2019. Visitation with her family will begin at 2:00 pm until 3:00pm at the funeral home. Jennifer's family requests you bring a memory to share with her family as sharing of memories will begin at 3:00. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home is assisting the family. To leave online condolences, please visit

Jennifer Jo Sabin was born October 14, 1978 the daughter of Richard and Denise (Latusek) Sabin in Forest City, Iowa. She graduated from Blue Earth Area High School, the class of 1996. Jennifer held several jobs waitressing until she received her Certified Nursing Assistant certificate (CNA). Jennifer was a CNA in the health care field for many years, working in nursing home settings as well as home health care. In 1996, Jennifer met Chris Kauffmann of Wells and to this union their son Tyler was born, the couple have been together for 23 years. Jennifer enjoyed making her own jewelry and doing bead work. She would shop the thrift stores and make treasures for her son, and her nieces and nephews. She enjoyed the outdoors and liked to hunt for mushrooms and fish. She loved Bob Dylan music, and recently she and her dad went to a Dylan Concert.

Jennifer is survived by her son Tyler and his dad, Chris Kauffmann, both of Wells; her companion dog, Amber; her parents, Richard and Denise Sabin of Frost; sister, Tami Sabin of Bricleyn, MN; Chris' family: his mom, Marilyn Kauffmann of Wells, dad, Richard Kauffmann of Waldorf; Chris' sisters: Karen (Michael) Shaffer, Karleah (Evelin) Ramirez, and Kimberly Spilman, all of Wells, along with several nieces, nephews and many friends.