Born Sept. 16, 1990 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Jeffery McClane of Noblesville and Lisa Robinson Sanchez of Connersville.
She is a 2009 graduate of Connersville High School and was currently a midshipman at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y.
While in high school, she participated in volleyball, tennis, swimming and basketball and was named the All-Olympic Conference and team MVP. She was a member of student council, athletic council and Business Professionals of America.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her stepfather Gilberto "Gil" Sanchez of Connersville; stepmother Heather McClane of Noblesville; three brothers, Joshua Caleb McClane of Connersville, Milo Sheldon Sanchez of Terre Haute and Christopher Allan Anderson of Fishers; two sisters, Morgan Anne Sanchez of New Jersey and Kate Argabright of Westfield; paternal grandparents Floyd and Jenny McClane of Taveras, Fla.; maternal grandparents Randall and Gloria Robinson of Okeechobee, Fla.; paternal grandmother Maria Sanchez of El Paso, Texas; great-grandmother Eva Sellars of Mooresville; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service was held at the Connersville Baptist Temple on Tuesday.