A native of Greenwich died Easter Sunday after an accident occurred while he was rock climbing in Namibia.
According to a Facebook page setup in his honor, Oliver Pacchiana, 20, was born and raised in Greenwich.
He was a studying a engineering at University of Pennsylvania where he was spending a semester aboard at the University of Cape Town.
A funeral is expected to be held for Pacchiana on Saturday at St. Paul Church on Sherwood Avenue in Greenwich at 2:30 p.m.
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