Carter Catherine Nebesio, age 7, of Zionsville, passed away Sept. 26, 2013, after a 17-month battle with leukemia.. She was born Nov. 7, 2005, to Todd and Chris (Goff) Nebesio in Indianapolis. Carter was a student at Pleasant View Elementary.. Carter will be forever remembered by her family and all who loved her as an amazing, strong, brave fighter who never let her diagnosis define her. Carter had a love of life unparalleled for her young age and spent endless hours with her dolls, kicking it on the soccer field, laughing with friends, and playing with her brother, William. Her contagious smile lit every room, and her abundant happiness spread to all who cared for her.. Carter is survived by her parents; brother; grandparents, Daniel and Margy Nebesio and Lynda M. Goff; aunt, Carey Goff; and uncle and godfather, Patrick Goff.. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Dwayne Goff.. Visitation was Sunday, Sept. 29, at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, 1870 W. Oak St. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Sept. 30.. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Riley Children’s Foundation, 30 S. Meridian St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204, or made online at www.RileyKids.org. Please indicate CarterStrong Fund on all donations.. Online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com.
Published on  October 2, 2013