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“Jerry was one of the best. He never seemed to let anything ruffle his feathers. A level headed boss, co-worker, friend. He will be missed. The world...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Michael Stegeman - Schaumburg, IL

“I was devastated to hear about Jerry's recent passing....He was my Manager at HelpSystems for a few years, and the very first time he and I spoke, we...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Terry Bundenthal - Raleigh, NC

“So sorry for your loss. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Phillips Moore - OR

“Many fun times at Votech with this bright and happy man. He was just the kind of friend everyone needs. Years would pass and we run into each other...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Chatleain - Mankato

“Many fun times at Votech with this bright and happy man he just the kind of friend everyone needs. Years would pass and we run into each other and it...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Chatleain - Mankato

“I "worked with" Jerry snce he started at HelpSystems, which was a period of 26 years.I work in Europe but had many dealings with Jerry and always...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Steve Warner - Wagenfeld, Germany

“I have known Jerry since 2003. The picture shows him smiling and it is always smiling and bright that I remember him. I join my prayers with his...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Monique Perrin

“Jerry, your smile, your kindness, your gentle ways, our loss Rest in peace Jerry and kindest thoughts to all your family ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Donnie MacColl - Coworker

“We worked with Jerry at Mantas swim meets. May he rest in peace. Thoughts and prayers with Peggy as and the girls and the rest of the family. My...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Jeanne Burrows - Eagle Lake, MN

“My prayers are with the Stenzel family and friends. I am retired now but worked since 1997 with Jerry at HelpSystems. Jerry's smile was Jerry's alone...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Yvonne Schumacher - Buckeye, AZ

“Jerry was one of the first and finest people I met in Eden Prarie when HelpSystems bought the Sequel Software company where I worked. He was...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Larry Tinker - St. Germain, WI

“Our deepest sympathy to the WHOLE STENZEL family....a cousin lost too soon. May GOD give you His comfort in the days ahead and may all your memories...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Janet and Curtis Proehl - MN


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.