Tuesday, September 23, 2014


Thursday, August 12, 2010

Anthony Patrick Olesh and Jodi Lynn Smith, 220 W. Patterson St., Lansford.

Michael Paul Babinchak Jr. and Shelly Lynne Zellner, 52 Andreas Rd., Andreas.

Mark B. Goff and Coren Kintz, 112 School St., Jim Thorpe.

Christopher James Pyle and Kirsten Anderson Bognar, 326 E. Bertsch St., Lansford.

Ronny Kevin Shea and Tracy Sue Kulls, 2281 Long Run Rd., Lehighton.

Thursday, August 12, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Barry Christman

Connie Ann Blauch of Lehighton became the bride of Barry James Christman on May 22, 2010 at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Mahoning.

The Rev. Dody S. Siegfried officiated the double ring ceremony. Colleen Rudelitsch was the organist.

Given in marriage by her son, Michael Shupp, the bride chose Sheila Knappenberger and Shawn Everett as matrons of honor.

The best man was Jeremy Everett.

Ushers were the couple's children: Michael Shupp, Matthew Shupp, Joseph Blauch, Luke Blauch, Cole Christman and Cameron Christman.

Thursday, August 12, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Kalyan

Jacqulyn Bucktooth, daughter of Karen Bucktooth and Nate Dubois of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation, N.Y.; and Jacob William Kalyan, son of Peter and Pamela Kalyan of Las Vegas, Nev., were married on May 5, 2010 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.

The Rev. Adam Ducrro presided over the double ring ceremony.

Given in marriage by her mother, the bride chose Letitia Rice as the maid of honor. Michele John served as bridesmaid. The best man was Mason Spalding.

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Brenda J. Ferrence and James J. Matula, 719 E. Ridge St., Lansford.

Molly A. Pieracini and Keith J. Horan, 1031 Clamtown Road, Tamaqua R.D.

Ashley Nicole Tassone and Mark Allen Anthony, 77 Willow Street, Jim Thorpe.

Krystal A. Stanton and Gerald E. Shick Jr., 3 Wolf St., Middleport.

Tonya L. Yurcho, 26 W. Pine St., Sheppton, and Jared R. Mummey, 859 Mountain Road, Bloomsburg.

Monday, August 9, 2010

Robert Lewis Walper IV and Gwen Lynn Helmer, 135 Horseshoe Lane, Lehighton.

Darin Paul McCaa and Christine Arieta, 111 Circle Drive, Lehighton.

Charles Harvey Young and Tara Ann Casper, 268 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton.

Mark Richard Suabedissen and Michele Pene Herbison, 208 Chippewa Trail, Box 1311, Albrightsville.

Gerald Michael Dillon Jr., 210 Ridge St., Coaldale, and Richelle Lynn Coombe, 223 Stock St., Nesquehoning.

Friday, August 6, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Curran

Jessica Musick, daughter of Stephen and Brenda Musick of Anchorage, Alaska; and Donald Curran, son of James and Lynette Curran of Jim Thorpe, were united in marriage on July 20, 2010 at Immaculate Conception in Jim Thorpe.

The Rev. James Ward officiated the double ring ceremony.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Chasity Custer of San Antonio, Texas, as the maid of honor.

Friday, August 6, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Derr

Tara Joy Kocher, daughter of Paul and Vicky Kocher of Lehighton, and Daniel John Derr, son of the late Franklin and Deborah Derr, were wed on June 26, 2010 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lehighton.

The Rev. Robert VonFrisch and the Rev. Guy Grube officiated at the double ring ceremony. Dwight Weaver was the organist while Brian Hoffner was the vocalist.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose her sister, Dawn Mriss, Lehighton, as matron of honor. Stephanie Ahner, Lehighton, was a bridesmaid. Brynn Mriss, the bride's niece, was the flower girl.

Friday, August 6, 2010

Robert Joseph Miller Jr., 3 Park Ave., Nesquehoning, and Amy Tristan Zubek, 242 S. Chestnut St., Summit Hill.

Jeremy Nansteel and Sarah Jean Thigpen, 443 E. Abbott St., Lansford.

Kevin Patrick Bailey and Angelique Mary Papay, 8882 Deer Rd., Slatington.

Kyle David Heydt and Ashley Marie Ferrence, 65 Anthony Lane, Palmerton.

Friday, August 6, 2010
Dan Wechsler and Jenna Kuder

The engagement of Jenna Kuder to Dan Wechsler has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Russell and Susan Kuder of Lehighton. She is a 2006 graduate of Mansfield University. She is employed as a manager at Claire's.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Ken and Liz Wechsler of Coplay. He is a graduate of Temple University and the University of Dayton School of Law. He is employed by Amato and Associates.

A wedding is being planned for April 2012.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Connie M. Javorka and Roman Rivera Jr., 172 Market St., Cumbola, Blythe Township.

Jackie L. Fenstermacher and William W. Greising Jr., 236 Mahanoy St., Nuremberg.

Kirsten A. Schramm and Gary E. Smith, 246 W. Rowe St., Tamaqua.

Valerie Coll and Lynn E. York II, 244 Cedar St., Tamaqua.

Brenda J. Ferrence and James J. Matula, 719 E. Ridge St., Lansford.

Molly A. Pieracini and Keith J. Horan, 1031 Clamtown Road, Tamaqua.