Cordelia Mary Fiero, 91 year old resident of Royalton died Wednesday, September 5 at the Country Manor Apartments in Sartell. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 7 at 2 pm at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Royalton. A visitation will be held on Friday from 1 PM until the hour of the service at the church. The burial will be held in the parish cemetery in Royalton.
Cordelia Mary Kroll was born March 1, 1927 in Royalton to the late Frank and Margaret (Cekalla) Kroll. She devoted her earlier years teaching in schools and religion in various parishes as well as caring for the sick and aging. She was known at the Soup Lady to many. She expressed her gratitude to God through her overflow of goodness and involvement in her ways of life. She was united in marriage to Robert Fiero on August 25, 1973 and they made their home in Assonet, MA and began an antique business. In 1990 Cordelia and her husband moved back to Royalton. There they continued in their antique business until Robert passed away in 1998. She moved to Sartell in 2016. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and a member of the Holy Trinity Christian Mothers.
She is survived by her step-son, Robert Edmund Fiero, Sr; step-grandchildren, Rob (Sarah) Fiero, Kelly Ann Fiero and Thomas Howard Fiero; brothers, Clem (Winnifred) Kroll, Celestine (Rosie) Kroll, Father Anthony Kroll, James (Patricia) Kroll, Thomas (Virginia) Kroll; Sisters, Sister Lillian Kroll, OSF, Jean (Arvin) Litke, SisterAdeline Kroll, Janet (Elmer) Litke and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; parents; siblings, Pauline Kluetsch, Stephen Kroll, Mary Kroll and a sister-in-law, Alice Kroll.
The family would like to make a heartfelt thank you to the caring staff atCountry Manor and St. Croix Hospice for their kind and compassionate care and to Fr. Leroy Maus, Chaplain Adam Sohre, Chaplain Steve Yanish and the many friends for their visits and prayers.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred.
The arrangements for Cordelia are with Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Royalton.