Nicole was a beautiful, vivacious girl who had reached many milestones in her short life.
Having only just turned 18, she graduated from high school and began preparing to start college. Nicole was planning on becoming a veterinarian. Her love of animals showed in her dedication to her volunteer work at the animal shelter.
Nicole tragically passed away after sudden cardiac arrest from an undiagnosed congenital heart defect called Anomalous Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery (ALCAPA).
Nicole was a special girl; she loved life and her enthusiasm was infectious. She touched many lives with her friendship, joy for life, and love.