Jeri Lynn Keinz, age 60, of St. Peter, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 15, 2015, at her home following a battle with cancer. A private family service will be held. St. Peter Funeral Home - Klein Chapel assisted the family with arrangements. Jeri was born July 5, 1954, in Marysville, OH. She was the daughter of James and Carol (Kelsey) Phillips. Jeri was united in marriage to Patrick Keinz on June 12, 1976, in Mankato. Over the years, Jeri was employed in several child care positions and most recently had worked at the BP Station in Mankato. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, and especially time spent with her family. Jeri is survived by her husband, Pat of St. Peter; daughter, Elizabeth (Ryan) Halle of Tijeras, NM; sister, Ann Holloway of Phoenix, AZ; brother, Robert Phillips of Phoenix, AZ; also nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.