Engagements

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 ...

Desotell – Pratt

ESCANABA — Janice Desotell of Escanaba and Andrew Desotell of Spanaway, Wash., along with Mike and LeeAnn Pratt of Escanaba, are proud to announce the engagement of their children, Ashley Desotell and Bryon Pratt. Ashley and Bryon are both 2012 graduates of Escanaba High School. Ashley is a ...

Patterson – Alworden

DE PERE, Wis. — Mike and Traci Alworden of Gladstone, along with Mike and Pam Patterson of Brookfield, Wis. are excited to announce the engagement of their children, Justin Alworden and Erin Patterson. Justin is a 2007 graduate of Gladstone High School and received his bachelor degree in ...

Dundas – Knauf

Dundas - Knauf CHESTERFIELD, Mich. — July 8 is the date set for the marriage of Kenneth Knauf Jr. and Amber Dundas, both of Chesterfield, Mich. Kenny is the son of Kenneth and Donna Knauf and the grandson of Margaret Grzyb, all of Bark River. He is a graduate of Bark River-Harris High ...

Lucier – Grimm

Lucier - Grimm DAVIDSBURG, Mich. — Jennifer Lucier and Charles Grimm of Davisburg, Mich., along with their parents, are excited to announce their engagement. Jennifer is the daughter of Raymond Lucier of Gladstone, and Carmel LaFave-Olson and Denny Olson of Quinnesec. She is a 2004 ...

Arnold – Johnson

Arnold - Johnson CRANDON, Wis. — Gerald and Lori Arnold of Carney announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelli Arnold, to Wade Johnson Jr., son of Wade Sr. and Lila Johnson of Bark River. Kelli graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2013 with a bachloer degree in athletic ...

UConn Siberian Husky Jonathan assists with wedding proposal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Siberian Husky that serves as the mascot for the University of Connecticut has helped two alumni make a love connection. Jonathan served as wingman when Daniel Bronko, 23, surprised his girlfriend, Holly Korona, 27, on a trip back to campus with a wedding proposal ...

Martineau – Pouliot

ESCANABA — Tony Martineau of Escanaba, along with Will and Greta Pouliot of Gladstone, announce the engagement of their children, Haley Maria Martineau and Samuel Austin Pouliot. The future bride is a 2014 graduate of Escanaba High School. She is pursuing a bachelor's degree in dental ...

Mortl – Myrick

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Brooke Mortl of Gladstone and Tyler Myrick of Escanaba are pleased to announce their engagement. Brooke is the daughter of Richard Mortl, Jr. of Iron Mountain and Peggy Mortl of Gladstone. She is a 2012 graduate of Escanaba High School, and a 2015 graduate of ...

Carlson – Liberty

Carlson - Liberty GLADSTONE —Cassandra Carlson and Bradley Liberty, both of Gladstone, announce their engagement. Cassandra is the daughter of Jeffery and Pamela Carlson of Gladstone and Bradley is the son of Deanna Cavadeas and Richard Liberty of Gladstone. The bride-to-be is a 2011 ...

Chu – Rudden

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Quoc-Anh and Thanh-Tam Chu of Alexandria, Va., along with Rick and Patricia Rudden of Escanaba, are proud to announce the engagement of their children, Stephanie Tam-Anh Chu and Michael Rudden. Stephanie is a 2003 graduate of Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria, a 2001 ...

Make proposals special

METRO — A marriage proposals is a couple’s first official step toward the altar. Tradition dictates that men pop the question, with their surprised — and hopefully soon-to-be-fiancées — ultimately deciding if wedding bells will be on the horizon. Proposing marriage can be ...