A perfect match

Teen's heart gives another 14-year-old life

By: Courtney Grigsby
(From left) Younger brother Dylan Zimmerman spends time with his older twin sisters, Savannah and Katelyn.
Shawn Zimmerman, Katelyn and Dylan’s father, stands with Katelyn’s heart recipient, Alj Jeffries, and his mother Tina Turner, after the families met in North Carolina.
"It’s so peaceful to know that somebody survived and is living their life to the fullest because of someone who donated their organs.”
Charlene Sweigart
Grandmother of organ donors Katelyn Zimmerman, 14, and Dylan Zimmerman, 13