Emil Stenzel, age 81, of Wells, MN, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN. A celebration of Emil's life will be held Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. at the St. Casimir's Catholic Church in Wells, MN. Visitation will be held Monday, May 27, 2013 from 4-8 P.M. and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Father Eugene Stenzel will officiate and interment will be in St. Casimir's Cemetery following the service. Please see www.brussheitner.com to leave online condolences. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells, MN is in charge of arrangements.
Emil is survived by wife Lois, Wells; children: Greg (Lori) Stenzel, Wells; Kevin (Cari) Stenzel, Freeborn; Mike (Sue) Stenzel, Apopka FL; Karen (Don) Gimberline, Freeborn and Gary (Jessie) Stenzel, Wells. 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, Siblings: Victor Stenzel, Owatonna; Marvin and Joyce Stenzel, Wells; Therese McCue, Delavan; Dennis and Laura Stenzel, Wells and Virginia Deyle, Owatonna. Sister-in-law, Marilyn (Sailor) Stenzel.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: David Stenzel, LeRoy Stenzel, Stanley (Dorothy) Stenzel and 1 great-grandson. Sister-in-law, Kathy Stenzel.