Andrew C. Izzo, 17 of Galway, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013. Born in Niskayuna February 21, 1995, he was the beloved son of John and Kathy Izzo.
Andy is survived by his parents, sister, Kaleigh, twin brother, Austin, brother, Cody, grandparents Joseph and Mary Izzo of Rochester, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, John and Janice Tranka.
Andy was a senior at Galway High School. He was an accomplished athlete, captain of the soccer and basketball teams. He also ran track. Andy was recently selected by his coaches and educators to receive a Leadership Award, which was an honor given to two senior athletes.
Andy loved birds and enjoyed horses and long horn cattle as he worked at the Shadow Rock Farm and South Family Farms. Andy was quick to smile and offer hugs to family and friends. He will be remembered for his compassion, kind heart, and generosity of spirit.
Funeral services will be held at 10am Tuesday, February 12 at Christ Episcopal Church, 15 West High Street, Ballston Spa. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Monday from 4 to 8 pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, 15 West High Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 or the charity of your choice.
Online remembrances may be made at www.caringbridge.org/visit/andrewizzo