July 16, 1929 - February 13, 2017


The Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of Cordella Meier, age 87 of Albany, will be 11:00 AM, Thursday, February 16 at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Help of Christians parish cemetery in St. Augusta. Cordella died Monday at the Mother of Mercy Nursing Home in Albany with her family by her side. There will be a visitation from 4-8:00 PM Wednesday and again after 10:00 AM, Thursday at the church in Albany. Seven Dolors parish prayers will be at 4:00 PM followed by the Seven Dolors Christian Mothers at 6:00 PM Wednesday at the church. Arrangements are being made by the Miller-Carlin Funeral Homes.

Cordella was born July 16, 1929 in St. Cloud to Henry and Agnes (Lichy) Cremers. She married Siegfried Kloeppner on September 27, 1950. He died in 1968. Cordella married George Meier on May 7, 1977. She worked as a bookkeeper for Consolidated Oil in Sauk Rapids before she married George and moved to Albany. She was a member of the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany and the Seven Dolors Christian Mothers.

Cordella is survived by her children, Sharon Ann (James) Westphal, Fargo; Kevin (Cindy) Kloeppner, Annandale, Julie (Dan Dahlin) Kleve, Albany; sister, Donna Mae Muntifering, Buffalo; brothers, Orville (Lou) Cremers, St. Nicholas, Thomas (Patti) Cremers, Paynesville, 12 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Siegfried Kloeppner, her second husband, George Meier, her son, Victor Kloeppner, her son-in-law, Roy Kleve, her sister-in-law, Audrey Cremers and her brother-in-law, Fritz Muntifering.