Dighton- Jo Ann Burnett, born December 18, 1946, to Paul and Philomena (Leiker) Pfannenstiel at Hays, Kansas. Went to be with her Lord and Savior October 19, 2019 after a long illness. Her husband Bill was by her side.
She married Larry Cabbage in August, 1969. He passed away in 1982. July 3, 1987 she married Bill Burnett and a city girl became a farm girl helping run tractors and keeping care of livestock.
Jo Ann was an avid quilter and made many quilts for her nieces and nephews. She quilted for First Christian Church and Beeler Methodist Church. She also made several quilts for St. Theresa’s October Fest while she was able to do it. She loved to go dancing. She also loved playing cards with friends at the Beeler and Pawnee Acres Card Clubs.
She is survived by her husband- Bill Burnett and son- Mike Cabbage of Dighton, Ks; brother- Linus (Debbie) Pfannenstiel of Demare, Ks, sister-in-law- Janet Pfannenstiel of Littleton, Co. and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Gerald Pfannenstiel.
Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday October 23, 2019 at St. Theresa Catholic Church with Father Warren Stecklein as Celebrant. Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery. Friends may call from Noon to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday October 22, 2019. Memorial contributions are suggested to the organization of the donor’s choice in care of Boomhower Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com
Boomhower Funeral Home 145 N. Wichita, Box 891 Dighton, Ks 67839