Gilford - Ava Rose Doris, 16, passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.
Ava was a sophomore at Gilford High School. She had recently gotten her license and died in a single car accident, weather related, broke her neck and died instantly. She is survived by her father Timothy Doris, mother Jennifer (Hunter) Doris, and beloved brother Rory and beautiful dog Winni. She was a smart, sweet, beautiful, compassionate loving young woman.
She had a passion for art and was an enormous hockey fan. Ava had been a goalie for Lacrosse and Field Hockey for many years, starting at Lakes Region Lacrosse, Gilford Middle and then High School.
Ava had been employed at Gilford House of Pizza and loved the staff and her customers. She had an amazing work ethic and enjoyed the responsibility that was allotted to her.
She was a very giving young woman with a heart of gold. She had a smile that would light up the world.
Ava is also survived by her paternal grandfather, John Doris; maternal grandparents, Skip and Linda Hunter; aunts and uncles, Nicole Hunter Ryan, Stephanie and Tony Sabetti, Robert and Beth Doris-Gustin, Kathleen Doris, Jeffrey and Denise MacCallum, John Doris, MaryBeth Doris and many cousins. Ava is predeceased by her paternal grandmother, Anne Doris.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday, March 19, 2017 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia NH using the Carriage House entrance.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 11:00am at St. Andre Bessette Parish-St. Joseph Church, 30 Church Street, Laconia NH.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations may be made to youcaring.com/JenniferHunterDoris-776126.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia NH is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.