A funeral service for Quincy Marie Hedges of Sparkill is set for Saturday, Feb. 25, at Grace Episcopal Church in Nyack.
Quincy died Saturday as a result of an auto accident on the New York State Thruway in Plattekill, NY, while traveling home with friends. She was 17.
She was a student at Rockland Community College and had attended Tappan Zee High School and the Green Meadow Waldorf School. Quincy was described as an avid photographer, a good friend and a loving daughter.
Quincy is survived by her mother, Wendy Lee MacDowell; her grandmother, Wanda MacDowell; her father, Earle Hedges; a niece, Moira MacDowell; and, many family and friends.
A "celebration of her light and love" is set for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 130 First Ave., Nyack. There are no calling hours.
The family requests donations in Quincy's memory be made to the Hi-Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Firemen's Memorial Drive, Pomona, NY, 10970.
Arrangements are being handled by Hannemann Funeral Home, 88 S. Broadway, Nyack, 845-358-0573.