Gramig, Sydney Catherine Went home to be with her Lord and Savior on April 22, 2013. She was just 20 years young. Sydney battled heart issues from birth. She had a heart transplant at age 7 and another at 20. She is survived by her loving and devoted parents Greg and Bo, her granny Beverly Ortega. Sydney was attending St. Charles Community College through the A+ program and wanted to be a psychologist. Sydney loved reading, the St. Louis Zoo, fashion and going to the movies. Sydney was a member of the former West County Christian Church where she was baptized and was active in the youth group. Sydney is preceded in death by her grandparents Bill & Gloria Gramig and Ronald Lee Russell, Sr. She is survived and dearly loved by aunts & uncles: Mike & Cindy Gramig, Chris & Judy Gramig, Theresa & Mark Stiebling, Marian Gramig, Nick & Maria Gramig, Carol & Tony Nall, Madonna & Mike Kullman, Tim & Terry Gramig, Joe & Mickey Gramig, Ron Russell, Mona Ortega, a host of adoring cousins, extended family and friends. Services: Visitation will take place at Gateway Christian Church on Sat. April 27 from 12-1 with a Celebration of Life at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation,
. The family encourages organ donation. Arrangements being handled Schrader Crematory.