Proceeds will go directly to Chelsie’s family to help pay for her memorial service.
Chelsie was born January 16, 1984 in Baraboo, Wisconsin the daughter of Colleen (Clayton) Sorensen and Larry Swiger. Chelsie was a free-spirited individual who enjoyed nature and outdoor adventures in the unknown. When she was not exploring the outdoors, she was living life to its fullest in the city of Madison, where she could frequently be found enjoying the beauty of James Madison Park, and the aura of State Street. Chelsie had a passion for games, where she belonged to competitive leagues of horseshoes and Big Buck Hunter. Chelsie’s hobbies were anything to do with music, cooking meals for her loved ones, and watching the Green Bay Packers. Chelsie was a loving pet owner where she shared a deep connection with her furry friends Lola, Roo, Lucy and Mao.
Chelsie was loved by many and will be deeply missed, especially by her four children.
Chelsie is survived by her parents, Colleen and Clayton Sorenson and Larry Swiger; her husband, Andres Pettis; her children, Natalia, Aleah, Finley, and Addison Pettis; her siblings, Christy Segal, Larry Jr. Swiger, Cassandra and Miranda Sorenson; her Grandma, Lois Gibson; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. She is preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, her paternal grandfather, and her uncle, James Gugel.
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