HOLLY, Mich.

Dawn Marie Cole

Oct. 15, 1968 - Feb. 24, 2008

Dawn Marie Cole, 39, of Holly, Mich., died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2008, at home. She was born in Waukesha on Oct. 15, 1968.

Dawn graduated from Waukesha North High School in 1987 and she was a former employee of the Wal-Mart in Grand Blanc, Mich. She was devoted to the cause of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer with the American Cancer Society.

She is survived by her husband, Chad; four children, Cassandra Majeskie of Holly, Brandon Cole of North Carolina, Daniel Ward of Holly and Justin Cole of Holly; parents, Loran and Marilyn Lenhart of Wisconsin; stepfather, Don McIntire of Wisconsin; brothers and sisters, Janice Keesler of Wisconsin, Curtis Lenhart of Ohio, Paul Lenhart of Wisconsin, Mark Lenhart of Nevada, Daniel Lenhart of Wisconsin, Connie Downing of Wisconsin, Brian Lemoine of Wisconsin and Michael Lemoine of Wisconsin; mother-in-law, Reta (Michael) Plude of Holly; and father-in-law, James (Barbara) Cole of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Lila.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Feb. 27, and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Dryer Funeral Home, 101 First St., Holly. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 29, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Ed Pedley officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Holly.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or to her family for her children's education.

Dryer Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call (248) 634-8291 or visit online at www.dryerfuneralhomeholly.com.