SANBORN - Jeffrey S. Schenk, age 48, of Sanborn, died on January 17, 2014, at St. Marys Hospital Rochester, MN.
Service will be held at the Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sanborn, MN, on Saturday, January 25, at 1 p.m.
The clergy will be Pastor Robert Mehltretter.
Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield, MN. On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.
Visitation will be on Friday, January 24, 2014, from 4-7 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Springfield Chapel and will continue on Saturday from 12-1 p.m. at the Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sanborn, MN.
Jeffrey Scott Schenk was born September 4, 1965 to Gary and Mary (Meisinger) Schenk in Springfield, MN. He was baptized and confirmed at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sanborn. Jeff attended and graduated from Sanborn Public School and served 5 years in the Marine Corps. He worked various jobs in the area. Jeff's greatest joy was his daughter, Macy Jo. He loved spending time with her at the farm, watching her dance and play sports. In his younger years, Jeff enjoyed riding horses and trail riding also riding motorcycles out West with his dad.
Jeff is survived by his daughter, Macy Jo Schenk; parents, Gary and Mary Schenk; sister, Gina (Steve) Lang and their children Jesse Davis (friend Jenny Anshutz) and Justtina Davis (fianc Luke Erickson) and son Braiden; sister, Shari (Dean) Winkelmann and their children Kaci (Clint) Imker and son Korbin, Sadie (Brandon) Marks, Maddy Winkelmann (fianc Adam Leinen), Hali Winkelmann.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alfred and Bernice Schenk and Louis and Viola Meisinger.