American Veteran 01

Lowell “Red” D. Meier

February 12, 2022


Lowell (Red) Meier entered the kingdom of heaven on Saturday, February 12,2022 at Ellinwood Hospital.  The son of Claus and Marie Scheuerman Meier born on the family farm near Bison, Kansas, March 26, 1932.  Red entered the Army on 1952, a veteran of the Korean War and was Honorably Discharged in 1957.  He worked for Northern Natural Gas (Enron) for 44 years.

On July 6, 1957 he married Carolin (Sue) Meier in Bushton, Kansas. Sue entered heavens gates February 2018.  Red and Sue made their home in the Claflin area and were blessed with four children: Ricky, Christy, Cheryl and Byron.  Red is survived by grandchildren Byron (Betsy) Landis, Courtney (Samantha) Landis, Christopher (Morgan) Isern, CayLee Isern and  Cody (Anna) Isern.  Great grandsons: Ni’Shaune, Koas’Tyne and A’lec Landis and Theodore Landis. Red was preceded in death of his two sons Ricky and Byron, sisters MaryLeen Brown, Joann Wunder and Wanda Kayartz.  Additional survivors include numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Red was an avid sports fan, attending games throughout the region.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 16, 2022, 10:00 AM at St. John Lutheran Church Ellinwood, followed by burial at Bushton Cemetery.  Visitation will be from noon to 6 PM, Tuesday, February 15, family present 4-6.  Memorials are suggested to those who provided outstanding care for him this past month Ellinwood Hospital Foundation or donors choice in care of Minnis Chapel, PO Box 246, Ellinwood, KS 67526.


Service will be live streamed at the Minnis Chapel Facebook page.  


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February 15, 2022

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Minnis Chapel (Minnis Chapel, Ellinwood)

Funeral Service
February 16, 2022

10:00 AM
St. John Lutheran Church (Ellinwood, KS)

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