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Engagements

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Gavin Reed and Leanna Zukovich

The engagement of Leanna Zukovich of Tamaqua and Gavin Reed, also of Tamaqua, has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Annette Zukovich of Tamaqua.

She is a 2007 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School and a 2011 graduate of Penn State University. She currently attends the Joseph F. McCloskey School of Nursing at Schuylkill Health.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Robert and Suzanne Reed of Tamaqua.

Saturday, January 31, 2015
David Andreas and Shannon Boyle

Shannon Boyle of Freeland and David Andreas of Lehighton have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be earned an MBA from the University of Phoenix, where she is currently working toward a doctorate in management. She will graduate this year.

The prospective bridegroom has a degree in electrical engineering.

He is employed as a calibration technician with ENV Services in Hatfield.

A wedding is planned for August of this year.

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Olivia Rebert and Daniel Blake

The engagement of Olivia Rebert of Glenville, and Daniel Blake also of Glenville, has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Steven Rebert of Hanover and Holly and Brian Seymore of Spring Grove.

She is a graduate of Ithaca College where she earned a degree in science writing and human disease.

She is employed as a technology coordinator, writer and media designer.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Gary and Judy Blake of Summit Hill.

He is a graduate of DeSales University where he earned a degree in political science.

Saturday, January 24, 2015
Shawn McArdle and Jillian Castaldi

Jillian Marie Castaldi of Scranton and Shawn Patrick McArdle of Nesquehoning have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter Martin and Renee Castaldi of Scranton.

She is a graduate of Misericordia University with a bachelor's of science in nursing. She is pursuing a master's degree in family health nurse practitioner at the University of Scranton.

She is currently employed as a registered nurse in the emergency room at Geisinger Community Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of John and DelRey McArdle of Nesquehoning.

Saturday, November 29, 2014
Louis Yelito and Elizabeth Hewitt

The engagement of Elizabeth Hewitt to Louis Yelito, both of Lake Hauto, Nesquehoning, has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Thomas Hewitt of Lake Hauto and the late Dianne Hewitt. She is a 2003 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School. She was previously employed at PPL in Hazleton, but is now a stay-at-home mother to son, Jager.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Dave Yelito of Coaldale and Diane Miller of Lake Hauto.

He is a 2000 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School, and is employed as a contractor with Master Builders.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
William Swenson Jr. and Jennel Yelito

William Swenson Jr. and Jennel Yelito, together with their families, have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of David Yelito of Coaldale and Diane and Terry Miller of Nesquehoning. A graduate of Moravian College, she holds two master's degrees in education from Wilkes University.

She is employed by the Tamaqua Area School District, as a sixth-grade reading teacher and as head girls tennis coach.

Her fiance is the son of Maria and William Swenson of East Stroudsburg. He graduated from DeSales University with a degree in business management.

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Sarah E. Welsh and Joshua R. Donohue

The parents of Sarah E. Welsh of Hoboken, New Jersey, and Joshua R. Donohue of Jersey City, New Jersey, have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Janet V. and David S. Welsh of Lansdale. A graduate of North Penn High School and Susquehanna University, she is employed as the regional educational executive at L'Oreal in New York City.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mary Ellen Donohue of Lake Hauto and the late Ricky H. Donohue, and the grandson of Beryl and Charles "Brum" Donohue of Tamaqua.

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Joseph Pinkey and Eileen Gurcsik

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Eileen Gurcsik of Allentown and Joseph Pinkey of Tamaqua.

The bride-elect is the daughter of John and Mary Gurcsik of Tamaqua. She earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Kutztown University, and is currently pursuing a master's degree in business administration from DeSales University.

She is employed as a customer service lead for ULINE in Breinigsville.

Monday, July 28, 2014
Ben Green and Rachel Smith

The engagement of Rachel Smith of Kunkletown to Ben Green, also of Kunkletown, has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tracey and Tracy Smith of Kunkletown. She is a 2007 graduate of Pleasant Valley High School and MCTI.

She is employed by Shop Rite.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Lisa Green and the late Meril Green of Kunkletown.

He is a 2006 graduate of Pleasant Valley High School and MCTI. He is employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

A wedding date is set for Nov. 1 of this year.

Friday, June 20, 2014
Molly K. Sharp and Jay D. Miller

The engagement of Molly Kathleen Sharp of Clarks Summit to Jay Daniel Miller, also of Clarks Summit, has been announced by his parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael and Kathleen Sharp of Phoenixville, formerly of Delray Beach, Florida.

She has a bachelor of arts in psychology from the New College of Florida and is currently working toward a master of arts in psychology at Marywood University.

She works part time as a nanny while attending graduate school.