Engagements

Giles-Dittrich

RAWLINS, Wyo. — Jesse Dittrich and Brittany Giles are announcing their engagement. Brittany is the daughter of Sonja Giles. She is a 2009 graduate of Grandview High School in Aurora, Colo. She has her Associates of Arts in Elementary Education. She is presently employed as a caseworker at ...

Verbrigghe-Marenger

ESCANABA — Terry and Mary Verbrigghe, of Rock, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tiffany ­Verbrigghe, to Sam Marenger, son of Van and Michelle Marenger, of Gladstone. Tiffany graduated from Bay College in 2013 with an Associates Degree in Applied Science/Medical Office Specialist. ...

Coppock – Wakefield

GLADSTONE — Rickey and Sherry Johnson and David Coppock are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Samantha Coppock to Cody Wakefield. Cody is the son of Julie Wakefield, of Louisiana. The couple plan to be married April 20, 2018, in Louisiana with a reception planned for June ...

Norby – Zahn

NORBY-ZAHN — Matthew Norby, of Escanaba, is to be married to Veronica Zahn, of Michigan City, Ind. Matthew, the son of Richard and Faye Norby, is a 2004 graduate of the Escanaba Senior High School and has a BFA in Stage Management from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Veronica has a BA ...

Boden – Cseter

BODEN-CSETER — Miranda Boden and Tom Cseter announce their engagement. Miranda is the daughter of Marcia and Beau Boden, of Wells, and Tom is the son of Amy and Les Cseter, of Gladstone. Both Miranda and Tom are 2011 graduates of Gladstone High School. Miranda obtained her Bachelor of ...

Broeders – DeShambo

BROEDERS-DESHAMBO — Bob and Vicki Broeders of Escanaba and Jay and Gayle DeShambo of Escanaba are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Chelsea Broeders and Casey DeShambo. Chelsea and Casey are graduates of Escanaba High School. Chelsea is employed as a Registered Nurse at ...

Marmalick – Falish

GLADSTONE — Mathew and Wendy Marmalick of Gladstone and Laurie and Allan Falish of Escanaba are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Halie Marmalick and David Falish. Halie is a 2012 graduate of Gladstone High School and received her Bachelor of Science in Athletic ...

Christmas returns to the Antique Village

ESCANABA — The U.P. Steam and Gas Engine Association will get guests into the holiday spirit during its annual Christmas in the Village event held on Dec. 1-2. The Antique Village is located at the Upper Peninsula State Fairgrounds in Escanaba. According to manager of the general store at ...

MacArthur – Gelinas

ENGADINE — Mr. and Mrs. Duncan MacArthur of Engadine announce the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Ann-Ozanich MacArthur, to Colton Patrick Gelinas, son of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Gelinas of Engadine. Miss MacArthur, a 2016 graduate of the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, received her ...

Bengston – Clute

Bengston - Clute YPSILANTI, Mich. — Joye Bengston and Eric Clute announce their engagement. Joye is the daughter of Keith and Debbie Bengston of Gladstone, and Eric is the son of Paul and Karen Clute of Loudon, Tenn. Joye is a Gladstone High School graduate, as well as graduate of Kaplan ...

Diamond engagement rings

METRO — Diamond engagement rings are presented as tokens of love and affection during wedding proposals. The majority of first-time brides will receive a diamond ring, with surveys indicating only 13 percent opt for another gemstone. Researchers from Emory University determined that the ...

Sharon- Gosse

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Greg Sharon of Foster City and Lori Sharon of Gladstone, along with Bill and Debbie Gosse of Green Bay, Wis. are pleased to announce the engagement of their children Christine Sharon and Jared Gosse. The future bride is a 2014 graduate of Gladstone High School. She is ...

Klee – Kleiman

BARK RIVER — Brittany Klee and Cody Kleiman, announce their engagement. Brittany is the daughter of Jim and Sharon Klee of Bark River, and Cody is the son of Mark and Reva Kleiman of Wilson. Brittany graduated from Bark River Harris High School in 2013, and from Bay De Noc Community ...

Schram – Dombrowski

BARK RIVER — Amber Schram of Bark River and Ethan Dombrowski of Powers, announce their engagement. Amber is the daughter of Royal and Tina Schram of Bark River, and Ethan is the son of Tom and Becky Dombrowski of Powers. Amber is a 2015 Grand Valley State University graduate, with a ...

Kleiman – Schafer

ITHACA, Mich. — Melissa Kleiman and Erik Schafer announce their engagement. Melissa is the daughter of Brian and Christie Kleiman of Bark River, and Erik is the son of Alan and Pam Schafer of Ithaca, Mich., and the late Maria Schafer of Sweden. Melissa is a 2001 Escanaba High School ...

Aerts – Mathieson

ESCANABA — Craig Mathieson of Escanaba and Rebecca Aerts of Hermansville are pleased to announce their engagement, along with their parents. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of North Central High School, a 2009 graduate of Northern Michigan University, and a 2013 graduate of Western ...

Rian – Nelson

NEENAH, Wis. — Jim and Lori Rian of Escanaba, along with Barb Nelson of Escanaba are pleased to announce the engagement of their children Samantha Rian and Kristopher Nelson. Samm and Kris are both 2008 graduates of Escanaba High School. Samm is a 2014 graduate of University of Wisconsin - ...

Kaukola – Cook

GLADSTONE — Amy Kaukola of Gladstone and Jeremy Cook of Gladstone are pleased to announce their engagement. Amy is the daughter of Kurt and Aleta Kaukola of Gladstone. She is a 2002 graduate of Gladstone High School and a 2007 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Bachelor ...

McCann – Pardon

MIDDLETON, Wis. — Kevin J. Pardon and Tara J. McCann announce they will join in marriage on Sept. 30 in Middleton, Wis. Kevin James Pardon is the son of James and Darla Pardon of Gladstone. Tara Jacqueline McCann is the daughter of the late Patrick and Renee McCann. Kevin is a graduate of ...

DeMay – Range

GLADSTONE — Hayley DeMay of Gladstone and Shaun Range of Dearborn, Mich. are pleased to announce their engagement. Hayley is the daughter of Bill and Karen DeMay of Gladstone. She is a 2005 graduate of Gladstone High School and a 2013 graduate of the University of Charleston, W. Va. with ...