‘Survivor’ Huge name
Sunday Burquest Ineffective at 50 …
After Most cancers Struggle
4/18/2021 1: 11 PM PT
Sunday Burquest — a passe contestant on “Survivor” — has died after battling most cancers.
The youth pastor’s daughter, Kennedy, confirmed her mother’s passing on Instagram … posting a touching tribute that thanked Sunday for teaching her to be a Christian, and for being the right position mannequin possible.
She writes … “It breaks my coronary heart to know you wouldn’t ever come by to beget a look at me on my marriage ceremony day, or be there after I indubitably beget my first child. Nonetheless I know you’re watching over me.” Kennedy went on to negate that she’s pleased her mother will be with Jesus, and that she does not must be in difficulty anymore, including … “I know one day we can meet all any other time. Till then, I’ll utilize every minute lacking you, and attempting to provide you proud. Leisure easy mother, I’ll look you soon 🤍.”
Sunday had previously disclosed that she’d been diagnosed with esophageal and ovarian most cancers — with a brand contemporary iteration of the illness re-infecting her splendid summer season … when, on the time, medical doctors had told her she finest had months to stay.
Earlier than the latest prognosis, she’d fought breast most cancers in 2012 … and got here out the change facet after several surgeries and treatments.
Sunday competed on the 33rd season of “Survivor” … dubbed ‘Millennials vs. Gen X,’ which aired in 2016. She made it moderately some distance, as she was the 14th particular person voted out, coming in at seventh procedure. She ended up going from being on a tribe with of us mostly her age to the change tribe, elephantine of 20 and 30-somethings, with whom she did not appear to gel that effectively.
Before approaching to compete, she’d been cleared medically after beating her breast most cancers — and was one of many indubitably feel-correct experiences of the season. She’s survived by her husband and 4 younger of us.
Sunday was 50.