CIBOLO, Texas – Dawn Ailene Burnett, 48, of Cibolo, Texas, was
welcomed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior at 5:43 p.m. on
Saturday, March 1, 2014, following a courageous seven-month battle with
She was born at 7:19 p.m. on Friday, Sept.
10, 1965, in Van Wert, Ohio, to Shirley A. (Bohner) Adelblue, who
survives in Ohio City, Ohio, and the late James M. Adelblue, Sr.
June 15, 1985, she married Kendall G. Burnett, who survives in Cibolo,
Texas. Together they had three children: Steven George (Aubrey) Burnett
of San Antonio, Texas, Kyle Adam Burnett of Cibolo, Texas, and Sarah
Elizabeth (Matt) Townsend of Schertz, Texas.
Other survivors include her two grandchildren: Steven George Burnett
II, and Kylie Jolene Burnett; and her siblings: James M. (Cherrie)
Adelblue, Jr. of Ohio City, Deborah R. Baldauf of Mendon, Ohio, and
Sheri L. (Rich) Kline of Ohio City.
An Air Force wife, Dawn
provided love and strength to the family throughout eight assignments, a
remote tour, a deployment, numerous temporary duty assignments, and
finally at her home in Texas. She was a homemaker, had provided home
daycare services, and taught children’s Sunday School classes as well as
Vacation Bible School.
Dawn was a 1983 graduate of Ohio City
Liberty Schools, Ohio City, and was a member of Ohio City Church of God,
Ohio City, and Live Oak First Baptist Church, Live Oak, Texas.
will be held on Friday, March 7, 2014, between 6 and 8 p.m., at the
Zoeller Funeral Home in New Braunfels, Texas. Funeral services will be
held at Zoeller Funeral Home on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 10 a.m.,
with the Rev. Donald R. Valenta, presiding. Burial will follow
immediately after in the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park, Highway 46, New
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.