Sunday Burquest — a former 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 instructing her to be a Christian, and for being the easiest place model attainable. She writes … “It breaks my heart to know you will never get to see me on my wedding day or be there when I have my first kid. But I know you’re watching over me.” Kennedy went on to say that she’s happy her mom shall be with Jesus and that she wouldn’t have to be in ache anymore, together with … “I know one day we will meet again. Until then, I’ll spend every minute missing you and trying to make you proud. Rest easy mom, I’ll see you soon.”
Sunday had beforehand disclosed that she’d been acknowledged with esophageal and ovarian most cancers — with a model new iteration of the sickness re-infecting her last summer season … when, at the time, docs had instructed her she solely had months to dwell. Prior to the latest evaluation, she’d fought breast most cancers in 2012 … and received right here out the alternative aspect after quite a lot of surgical procedures and coverings.Sunday competed on the 33rd season of “Survivor” … dubbed ‘Millennials vs. Gen X,’ which aired in 2016. She made it pretty far, as she was the 14th particular person voted out, coming in at seventh place. She ended up going from being on a tribe with people principally her age to the alternative tribe, full of 20 and 30-somethings, with whom she didn’t appear to gel that successfully. Before approaching to compete, she’d been cleared medically after beating her breast most cancers — and was one in every of many feel-good tales of the season. She’s survived by her husband and 4 children.