Jake Deters, 33, of Spring Grove

It is with great sadness that Jake J. Deters has died. 

Jake was born on Sept. 16, 1984, and died on Aug. 20, 2018.

Jake attended Spring Grove Public School from kindergarten through his senior year in 2003. He was a proud member of the Spring Grove football team.

From early on, Jake was very talented at building and fixing things. 

After graduation, Jake went on to study at Minnesota State University–Mankato and attained a Mechanical Engineer degree, BSME. He graduated in May 2008.

Jake worked as an engineer in the Minneapolis area. Later, he decided to join his father in the farming operation.

Jake is survived by his father, John Deters, mother, Sara Deters, and brothers, Isaac Deters (Toni) and Luke Deters. He is also survived by numerous other relatives and friends. 

Jake was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Lloyd Deters and his maternal grandparents, Reuben and Beulah Dregne.

A celebration of Jake’s life was held on Monday, Aug. 27, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spring Grove.