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Georgi Lyn ‘Gia’ Harshberger

Jan. 4, 1999 – Sept. 29, 2015

Georgi Lyn "Gia" Harshberger, 16, Brookville, formerly of Altoona, passed away Tuesday.

She was born in Altoona and is survived by her parents: Lynn (Brady) Harshberger and William R. Harshber-ger and wife, Denise; two sisters: Ashley and Georgi's twin sister, Billie; four brothers: Brandon, Josh O., Josh H. and Nick; as well as nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents.

Georgi attended Brookville High School and had previously attended Altoona Area High School, where she had been a member of the drama club and in the musical "Aida." She was currently taking protective service courses in school to pursue a Navy career.

Georgi had a personality that could light up a room. She enjoyed dancing, riding motorcycles and the movie series "Twilight." She also enjoyed spending time with her brothers and her twin sister, who was her best friend, and enjoying the Pittsburgh Steelers with her dad.

Friends will be received from 6 until the 7 p.m. memorial service Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, at Axe and Santella Family Chapel, 1534 Fourth St., Altoona, Pastor Tyler Pepper officiating.