Best man, 2, dies after parents' wedding

2013-08-06 15:58
Christine Swidorsky carries her son and the couple's best man, Logan Stevenson, 2, down the aisle to her husband-to-be Sean Stevenson during the wedding ceremony. (Tribune Review, Eric Schmadel/ AP)

Christine Swidorsky carries her son and the couple's best man, Logan Stevenson, 2, down the aisle to her husband-to-be Sean Stevenson during the wedding ceremony. (Tribune Review, Eric Schmadel/ AP)

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Pittsburgh — The terminally ill 2-year-old US boy who served as his parents' best man at their wedding has died.

Christine Swidorsky Stevenson says on her Facebook page that Logan Stevenson died in her arms on Monday night at the home she shared with the boy's father and her new husband, Sean Stevenson.

The couple married at a weekend ceremony at their home.

A family spokesperson, Sylvia Johnson, confirmed the boy's death for The Associated Press on Tuesday.

The boy had leukaemia and other complications.

His mother says on Facebook, "He is with angels and he's in no more pain."

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