Jerry Stenzel

  • Born: October 14, 1966
  • Died: February 27, 2020
  • Location: Victoria, Minnesota

Bruss-Heitner Funeral Homes

255 2nd Ave SW
Wells, MN 56097

Tel. (507) 553-3124

Tribute & Message From The Family


Gerald David "Jerry" Stenzel, age 53, of Victoria, MN formerly of St. Peter, MN, died Thursday, February 27, 2020 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN. A funeral service will be held -Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 11:00 am at St. Peter Evangelical Church in St. Peter, MN. Visitation will Monday, March 2, from 4:00 – 7:00 pm at St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church in St. Peter, MN. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service on Tuesday. Pastor Jack Kelly will officiate and interment will be in Kasota Hill Cemetery. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home of Wells is in charge of arrangements.
Jerry was born October 14, 1966 the son of Dominic and Evangeline (More) Stenzel in Wells. Jerry graduated from Freeborn High School and attended Mankato Vo-Tech. He was united in marriage to Peggy Juberien August 19, 1989 in North Mankato, MN. Jerry loved his gadgets and was a technology lover. He enjoyed snowmobiling in the winter and a good campfire any other time of the year. Most especially, he loved being with his family and friends. Jerry was a people person and was liked by all who knew him. His personality and grin will be remembered fondly. Jerry was a member of St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church in St. Peter, MN.
Jerry is survived by wife Peggy of Victoria, MN; children: Dr. Nicole Stenzel (fiancé Jesse Munsterman) of Fargo, ND, and Megan Stenzel (special friend Seth Varty) of Brookings, SD; siblings: Carol (John) Creswell of Linncreek, MO, Dale (Brenda) Stenzel of LeCenter, Rick Stenzel of New Richland, John (Bert) Stenzel of Waseca, Jane (Steve) Swehla, Jean (Greg) Yokiel, Nancy (Daryl) Kruger, all of Wells, Pat (Sheila) Stenzel of Freeborn, Tim (Lori) Stenzel of Pemberton, and Jeff (Susie) Stenzel of Lakeville, MN; mother-in-law: Gladys Erickson and father-in-law: James Erickson, both of St. Peter; brother-in-law: Greg (Dawn) Juberien of Courtland, MN and sister-in-law: Terri (Darrel) Elsbernd of Rochester, MN; along with many beloved nieces, nephews and their families.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Mary Stenzel; and nephew, Sean Stenzel.