Monday, September 29, 2014


Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Zach Schegan

Calvary Evangelical United Methodist Church in the Lewistown Valley was the setting for the Nov. 3 wedding of Lindsay Heisler, daughter of Todd and Shelly Heisler of the Lewistown Valley, Tamaqua, and Zack Schegan, son of Robert and Michele Schegan of Barnesville.

The double ring ceremony was conducted by the Rev. Dr. Edward Bean.

Beverly Heisler and Wanda Zuber served as vocalists and organists, while piano selections were provided by Dawn Delaney.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by Ashley Rodgers of Tamaqua as matron of honor.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Thomas Dennis McKillip, 5734 Hegerman St., Philadelphia, and Marylouise Baldwin, Box 1253, Albrightsville.

Thomas Edward Dougherty and Joycelyn Marie Ferrance, 117 E. Broad St., Beaver Meadows.

Warren Edwin Kelley, 640 Long Mountain Rd., Effort, and Paula Ann Soliman, 54 Wintergreen Trail, Albrightsville.

Monday, April 8, 2013

Alanda L. Zimmerman and Joseph P. McGinley, 6 Walnut St., Middleport.

Angela M. McNutt and David C. Sweigert, 7 S. Main St., MaryD, Schuylkill Township.

Josephine L. Ketusky and Jeffrey Heffner, 82 Roosevelt Drive, Mahanoy City.

Amanda L. Fruet and Cody A. Weikel, 138 E. Mahanoy Ave., Mahanoy City.

Heather L. Zehner and Ammon M. Hartwell, 214 Penn St., Tamaqua.

Angela R. Zarnits and John F. Perla, 1078 West Penn Pike, Tamaqua R.D.

Danyille M. Zimmerman, 12 Main St., Middleport, and Brandon A. Todd, 51 Avenue B, Palmerton.

Friday, March 22, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Steven Drake

Susquehanna State Park, Williamsport, was the setting for the Oct. 20, 2012 wedding of Jennifer Marie Pisarchick, daughter of John Pisarchick of Elysburg, and Steven Scott Drake, son of Kerry and Joanne Drake of Montoursville.

The double ring ceremony was performed by the Rev. Hobert Campbell. Margaret Fox provided vocal selections, while the bridegroom's sister, Audrey Drake of Yaphank, N.Y., served as violinist.

Readers were the bride's cousins, Ashley and Kayla Shamus of Mount Carmel.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Nancy M. Smulligan, 15 Elm Avenue, Barnesville, and Allen R. Breiner, 127 Market St., Tamaqua.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Brendan Nash Carpenter and Lindy May Snipes, 236 Vine St., Susquehanna.

Monday, March 11, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Jarrod Rother

Kaytlin Marie Cunningham, daughter of Donna and Jeffery Cunningham of Carlisle, became the bride of Jarrod Michael Rother, son of Dorothy and Joseph Rother of Tamaqua, on Sept. 1, 2012, at Liberty Mountain Resort, Fairfield, Pa. The double ring ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Susan Dougherty. David Zipse performed on the piano for the ceremony.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Christine Vanartsdalen of Dallas, Pa., as the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Melissa Gunshannon of Kingston, and Maria Pizzo of Dallas.

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Michael Joseph Muick and Maryann Louise Hower, 12 W. Water St., Lansford.

Jason Clark Stroup and Lisa Kay Gable, 614 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton.

Joseph Donald Koch II and Valerie Ann Gombert, 116 S. Third St., Lehighton.

Bryan Thomas Berger and Desirae Allison Kline, 101 W. Ridge St., Nesquehoning.

Gavin Delbert Hawk and Yue Li, 2570 Stoney Ridge Rd., Palmerton.

David Alan Bobst and Kelly Ann Swartz, 213 N. Third St., Lehighton.

Monday, February 25, 2013
Anna Bowman

Anna Bowman, a resident at The Village at Palmerton, observed her 88th birthday on Feb. 11.

Born and raised on her grandparents' farm (Peter and Barbara George) in Palmerton, Anna was the oldest of three children.

She graduated from Palmerton High School in 1942, went to work at Regent Market and later Shipman's Pharmacy where she worked for 15 years.

"I always enjoyed meeting and helping people, so it was the perfect place for me to be."

Friday, February 22, 2013
@$:Lori Zehner and David Slama

Lori Beth Zehner, daughter of Melvin and Judy Zehner of Tamaqua, and David Justin Slama, son of Marge Slama and the late J.P. White of Chestertown, Md. and David and Lorraine Slama, also of Chestertown, were united in marriage on Aug. 24, 2012 in New York City, where they reside.