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“Jen I miss you so much I feel as if my heart is ! See you in my dreams. I thank God for letting me have you in my life. But I do wish it could have...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Renae Christopherson - Hartland, MN

“I'm so glad she and her dad were able to take in the Bob Dylan concert in Mankato recently. Everything went great and she had a really good time with...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Marilyn Kauffmann - Wells, MN

“Jenny was my perfect best friend. I will miss her until we meet again on the other side. Love you Jenny!! ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Crystal Legried - Emmons, MN

“When Chris, Jenny and Tyler (Just barely 3 years old) came to live with me 20 years ago, I have to admit it took a while for Jenny and I to get along...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Marilyn Kauffmann - Wells, MN

“Denise, Rick, and Tami, with a heavy heart you have all my sympathy in the loss of Jenny. Jenny was one of my very first childhood friends. You had...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Jaimae Schmit - Oak Park, MN

“No words can describe spending 23 years together I feel honored to been at your side you were everything to me my backbone when I needed courage my...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: chris kauffmann - wells, MN

“My thoughts and prayers are with Jennifers family and friends. You will be missed! ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Tami Waddell - Dickinson, ND

“I am deeply sorry for your loss,Jenny was a wonderful person and friend,even tho i didnt get to see her much since i have moved up north,but she wont...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hovland - PARK RAPIDS, MN


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 www.brussheitner.com.

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.