May 27, 1954 - April 22, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell for Cathy A. Burgmeier, age 61, who died Friday at her home in St. Francis. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids and one hour prior to the services on Wednesday at the church in Sartell.

Cathy was born May 27, 1954 in St. Cloud to Jim and Mary Lou (Farnam) Opatz. Cathy was in a long term committed relationship with David Oleson for 30 years. Cathy enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and gardening. She was a very compassionate, generous and caring person.

Survivors include her father, Jim of Sartell; David Oleson of St. Francis; children, Cory (Sarah) Burgmeier of Zimmerman, Jamie (Brian) Jones of St. Francis, Rachael (Josh) Solomon of St. Francis; brothers and sisters, Mark of Sartell, Bill of Sauk Rapids, Bob (Becky) of St. Stephen, Carrie Larson of Marietta, Greg (Kathy) of Sartell, Lisa Frank (Leo) of St. Stephen, Laura (Brent) Elliott of Sartell and eight grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lou and brother, Mike Opatz.