Jennifer M. Sheffel, of Lonsdale, died on Dec. 12, 2012 at the age of 47 after a courageous 25-year battle with cancer.
She was born to Owen and Rosie Connelly on Nov. 29, 1965. According to her Facebook page, Sheffel was a 1984 graduate of Burnsville High School. She worked at Edina Realty Title.
Sheffel is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Patrick; son, Owen; sisters, Ann Prettyman, Carrie (Ethan) Piche and Pam Connelly; brothers, Larry, Denny (Sandy), Danny (Diana), and Donny Connelly; also by many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
A memorial service for Sheffel is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 at in Burnsville. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 17, at White Funeral Home in Burnsville and one hour prior to service at the church. Interment will take place at St. John's the Baptist Cemetery in Savage.