Woman Sentenced to Prison for Child Abuse
Cadillac, MI – The woman who allowed one of her underage family members to have a sexual relationship with a registered sex offender is heading to prison.
Mary Burkemo will spend five to 20 years in prison.
She admitted to child abusive activity and third-degree child abuse.
In exchange, charges like second-degree child abuse were dropped.
Burkemo was dating Kyle Donkers, a registered sex offender who was on parole for a previous sex crime conviction.
Donkers became obsessed with a relative of Burkemo’s.
He is currently serving 13 to 20 in prison for child abusive activity.