DAWNE C. BIELEFELD age 66 of Lakeland, FL, died on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at her residence. She was born on June 21, 1951 in Celina, OH. She was the daughter of the late Vernon and Ardythe (Huston) Bielefeld. She is survived by her sister Celeste (Eddie) Mead of Lakeland, FL. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her four-legged companion “Horton,” whom she missed very much.
Ms. Bielefeld was a 1969 graduate of the Lakeland High School and had attended the Polk State College. She was an artist, and enjoyed drawing and painting, and also was an accomplished poet, having her works registered in the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. She retired in 2014 from Mrs. D’s Flowers of Lakeland, and had previously worked as an administrative assistant at the Banker’s Life and Casualty Insurance Co. Dawne took pride in caring for her home and working in her yard. She truly had a heart of gold, caring for her parents in their senior years along with her loving sister.