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Taylen Adele Allen


Taylen Adele Allen, 2 of La Grange, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

The daughter of Jamie Allen and Elizabeth Lamme was born on December 28, 2015, at Hannibal, Missouri.

Taylen loved her dog “Angelina” and kitty “Jonny – Jonny”.  She also liked to sing and dance to youtube videos and play with her sissy and family.

She is survived by her mother, Elizabeth Lamme of La Grange, Missouri; father, Jamie Allen of Canton, Missouri; sisters, Peyton Snow and Ava Lanae Allen; maternal grandparents, Jennifer Lamme & Eric Kirtlink of La Grange, Mo.; paternal grandfather, David Allen of Canton, Mo.; maternal great-grandparents, Susan & David Hornbuckle of Hopkins, Mo. and David & Anita Kirtlink of Holiday, Mo.; paternal great-grandmother, Donna Allen of Edina, Mo.; uncles, Dylan and Corbin Kirtlink of La Grange, Mo.; aunt Nicki (Rich) Cain of Quincy, Il.; and several, aunts, uncles & cousins.

She was preceded by her paternal grandmother, Janis Allen and maternal great-grandfather, Gary Lamme.

A private memorial service will be held at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Canton, Missouri with Rev. Ted Middleton officiating.

Memorials may be made to St. Louis Children’s Hospital – 7th Floor PICU, which may be mailed to or left at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Canton.

Honorary Pallbearers: Dylan Kirtlink, Corbin Kirtlink, Aron Arnold, Devin McQuillen, Nathan McQuillen, Mark Engelbrecht and Michael Casley.