Ava Julianne Allen, 21, of Carmel, transitioned in her home on 3 June 2022. She was born on 24 October 2000 to Jennifer Lee (Burden) Allen and Russell Allen.
Ava had a passion for life and lived a full life in her short years. She was an inventor, artist, athlete, an avid traveler with an affinity for Italy and lover of animals leaving behind two cats and a puppy. In her early youth she was the only girl on an age group football team. Her recent passions were competing in Motocross and raising her pets. She was inventive and creative with an insatiable drive to accomplish once her mind was focused on a thing. She had ambitions of one day becoming a pilot.
Ava is preceded in transitioning by her Grandfather Joe Kenneth Burden who passed 18 May 2022; is survived by her mother, Jennifer Lee Allen, Stepfather John Turek, her father Russell Allen, brother, Cameron Scott Allen; Grandmother Norma Judith Burden; Aunts, Norma Jean Burden, Jessica Burden, Maria Burden ( Wife of Joe Burden) Dawn Blessing; Uncles, Joe Burden and Tom Blessing (Husband of Dawn Blessing); Sister, Tiffany Lamorand, Brian Lamorand (Husband of Tiffany Lamorand); niece Mia and nephew Alexander.
Private Family services will be held.