Jerome “Jerry” J. Hillesheim, 81, of Sleepy Eye, MN died on Thursday, September 1, 2011 at Sleepy Eye Care Center. Visitation will be at Sturm Funeral Home on Tuesday from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. Memorial Service will be held at Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye, MN on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 7:30 PM Military rites by the Sleepy Eye Honor Guard. Interment Woodland Hills Cemetery, Mankato, Wednesday at 11am. Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye, MN. E-mail condolences may be sent to the family via www.sturmfh.com.