Bernard Jenneman

Bernard “ Bernie” Jenneman, age 71, of Minneapolis, Minn., and formerly of Bloomer, Wis., died November 27, 2019 in Minneapolis.

Bernie was born in Bloomer, Wis., on October 16, 1948, the son of Delmar and Erma (Bowe) Jenneman. Bernie was a long-time truck driver and former dairy farmer. He loved to laugh and spend time with his family and friends and was known for his strong work ethic and generous spirit. He leaves behind many extended family members, great friends and acquaintances that had the pleasure of meeting him on his travels. “BJ” will be missed by many.

He is survived by twin brother, Benjamin Jenneman and youngest brother Fred Jenneman; daughters, Mia Jenneman, Lena Jenneman, and Nora Jenneman (Ryan Seibold), all of Minneapolis, MN; grandchildren, Gabriel Jenneman, Lula Lund, Rainer and Fern Seibold, all of Minneapolis; former spouse, Marie Southworth of Bloomer, Wis.; and son-in-law, Brian Lund of Minneapolis, Minn.

Bernie was preceded in death by parents; brother, Leon Jenneman; and sister, Charlotte Nelson (Sam Nelson).

A prayer service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2019, at Thompson Funeral Home & Chippewa Valley Cremation Services in Bloomer. A Celebration of Life will follow from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, also at the funeral home.

Thompson Funeral Home & Chippewa Valley Cremation Services in Bloomer is serving the family. To express condolences online, please visit