GLADSTONE - Michelle Thomas and Brian Oswald, together with their parents, announce their engagement.
Michelle is the daughter of John and Lisa Thomas of Gladstone, and the granddaughter of Dick and Betty Pardon of Escanaba, and Millie Thomas and the late Cecil Thomas of Norway. Michelle graduated from Gladstone High School in 2008 and from Grand Valley State University in 2012 with a degree in professional writing. She is employed as a marketing assistant at TerraTrike in Grand Rapids.
Brian is the son of Ed and Christine Oswald of Bark River, and the grandson of Don and Lois Lavelle of Escanaba, and Virgil and Becky Oswald of Bark River. He graduated from Escanaba High School in 2008 and from Western Michigan University in 2012 with a degree in accounting. He is an accountant with Davis Creek Meats.
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Brian and Michelle will exchange vows at Central United Methodist Church in Escanaba on Aug. 18.