Sydney Marie Schweitzer, 18


Sydney Marie Schweitzer, 18, of Route 426, Corry, Pa., died on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa.

She was born Feb. 21, 2001, in Corry, Pa., a daughter of Gerald Kelly Schweitzer of Corry, Pa., and Tracy Maxine Wingard Schweitzer of Union City, Pa.

Sydney was raised and educated in Corry and was currently in her senior year at Corry Area High School. As a young girl, she was involved with youth softball, swimming and bowling. In more recent years, her health had prevented her from participating in most extracurricular activities. Sydney enjoyed photography, horses and was a Johnny Cash fan. She especially liked spending time with her sisters, family and her service dog Koda.

Sydney was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Gerald D. and Virginia “Sue” Schweitzer.

In addition to her parents, Sydney is survived by her maternal grandparents, Dave and Linda Wingard of Erie, Pa.; twin sisters, Avah and Abbigail Bailey of Union City, Pa.; and Tracy’s fiancé, Charles Bailey also of Union City, Pa.

Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, cousins and many good friends and her dog Koda.

Family and friends may call at Bracken Funeral Home, 315 N. Center St., Corry, Pa., on Friday from 2 p.m. until the time of the funeral service there at 4 p.m. Pastor Les Utegg will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the family c/o Bracken Funeral Home, 315 N. Center Street, Corry, PA 16407.

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