November 12, 1979 - December 08, 2007
The all-embracing love, irrepressible energy and powerful creativity of Rhiannon Meier came to a close in West Hollywood on December 8th, 2007 when her life ended suddenly in an automobile crash caused by a drunk driver. With her in the car was Sam Cassel whose life was also taken.
Born November 12th, 1979 in Topeka, Kansas, Rhiannon grew up in Lawrence, Kansas. As a child, Rhiannon loved gymnastics, dance, basketball and swimming. At West Junior High School, her peers elected her as president of their ninth-grade class. Often with her dance partners Briea Alden and Candice Lahm, she competed in dance performances and national competitions through the Dance Gallery of Lawrence and Priscilla and Dana’s Dance Studio of Liberty, Missouri. . . .