ONEONTA – Savannah Devonne Bursese was a victim in the tragic Schoharie limo accident on Oct. 6, 2018. Born on Feb. 9, 1994, to Sam and Kim Marie Bursese, she was 24 years young at the time of her passing. Her life however, was anything but tragic.
A passionate and determined young woman, Savannah knew exactly what she wanted out of life. She attended Hartwick College in Oneonta under a sports scholarship, serving as the volleyball captain. In 2015, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Business Administration, and completed the law school admissions test shortly thereafter.