Two-year-old boy dies after serving as parents’ best man

PITTSBURGH — The mother of a terminally ill 2-year-old boy who served as his parents’ best man at their wedding says he has died.

Christine Swidorsky Stevenson says on her Facebook page that Stevenson died in her arms at 8:18 p.m. Monday at the home she shared with the boy’s father and her new husband, Sean Stevenson. The couple live in Jeannette, about 25 miles east of Pittsburgh. They were wed at a weekend ceremony at their home.

A family , , confirmed the boy’s death for The Associated Press on Tuesday.

The boy, who had and other complications, was dressed in a tan pinstripe suit and for Saturday’s 12-.

His mother says on Facebook, “He is with and he’s in no more pain.”

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AP Photo/Tribune Review, Eric SchmadelAP Photo/Tribune Review, Eric SchmadelNewlywed kisses the hand of her son, Logan Stevenson, 2, after marrying Sean Stevenson in a wedding ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 in Jeannette, Pa. Logan stood with his , Debbie Stevenson, during a 12-minute ceremony uniting Logan's mother and his father. The boy has leukemia and other complications.


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