May 16, 1992 – August 24, 2014


Jerod Roger Jakel, age 22, died Sunday, August 24th, 2014 in St. Cloud. He will be deeply missed by his parents Larry & Tonya Jakel; his brothers Joe & wife Leah Henke, and Justin Jakel; his grandparents Donnie & Sandy (Jakel) Kemnitz; his great-grandfather Herb Amundson; his niece Erika Henke and his nephew Matthew Henke; and his special friend Nina Clifton, plus several uncles and aunts and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Roger Jakel and William & Patricia Henke.

Jerod grew up in Cold Spring, MN and attended Rocori High School until 10th grade. In 2008 his family moved to the St. Cloud area and he graduated from Apollo High School in 2010.

Jerod enjoyed fishing and video games and listening to music. He was very good at working with computers and had a real talent in this area. Jerod worked with his parents in various capacities to build the family business and serve the St. Cloud community.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Peace Lutheran Church in Cold Spring, MN. Burial will be in the Cloverleaf Cemetery in Willmar, MN.

Visitations will be from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. Wednesday at Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring and one hour prior to the services at the Peace Lutheran Church on Thursday.

Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home, Cold Spring.