Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Friday, July 16, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Eric Snyder

Joy Schatz of Kresgeville, daughter of Robert and Ruth Phillips of Neffs, became the bride of Eric Snyder of Kresgeville, son of Fred and Kathy Snyder of Gilbert, on May 15, 2010, at Longboat Key, Fla. Kenneth Merritt officiated the single ring ceremony. Mellow Vibes played the steel drums.

Given in marriage by her parents, the bride chose Kayla Schatz as the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Karyssa Schatz and Teresa Ticson.

The groom chose Fred Snyder as the best man. Ushers were Robert Phillips and Ethan Snyder.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Donald Arthur Curran, 13 Dew Drop Drive, Jim Thorpe, and Jessica Danielle Musick, 206 N. Grant, Apt. C, Knobnoster, MO.

John William Furmanchin, 1005A North St., Weatherly, and Desiree Ann Hoffman, 147 Kline St., Weatherly.

Shane Dreher and Stephanie Marie Southall, 200 Yard St., Nesquehoning.

Jason Allen Hunsicker and Heather Lynn Thatcher, 358 1/2 Bridge St., Lehighton.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Angela R. Smith and Brian S. Faust, 106 River Rd., Tamaqua R.D.

Whitney E. Rang and Matthew R. Soult, 716 E. Centre St., Mahanoy City.

Friday, July 9, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. William Thigpen

Stacy Allesch became the bride of William Thigpen, both of Tamaqua, on June 12, 2010 at First Congregational Church, Coaldale. The Rev. Dr. Wayne Benack officiated the double ring ceremony. Edward Gogal was the organist, while Jason and Andrea Smithmyer were vocalists.

The daughter of Brenda Hebelka, Coaldale and Matthew Allesch, Tamaqua, the bride was given in marriage by her mother. She chose Kathryn Giordano, Lansford, as the matron of honor.

The bridegroom is the son of Kevin and Colleen Bauer, Lansford. He chose Steven Giordano, Lansford, as his best man.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Jessica A. Arbochus and Jeremy D. Alford, 522 E. Elm St., Tamaqua.

Margaret Vezo and Brian Keith Hettler, Sr., 202 W. Pine St., Mahanoy City.

Rosemarie I. Conforti and Christopher M. Hamer Jr., 2072 West Penn Pike, Apt. A, New Ringgold.

Jennifer Carol Felty and George J. Minrod Jr., 52 Water St., Cumbola, Blythe Township.

Hope Ann Hutira, 308 Church St., Barnesville, Rush Township, and Leland Daniel Green, 709 College Lane, Apt. 9, Laurel, Del.

Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Shawn Joseph Kennedy

Denise Gail Chickilly, daughter of Robert and Gail Chickilly of Nesquehoning, became the bride of Shawn Joseph Kennedy, son of Sandra Kennedy of Nesquehoning and the late Edward Kennedy Sr., on May 22, 2010 at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nesquehoning. The Rev. Anthony Drouncheck at officiated the double ring ceremony. Robert Ames was the organist and Nathan Halenar was the vocalist.

Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Collura

Kaitlin Reilly and Nicholas Collura were united in marriage on May 30, 2010 at The Lake House Inn in Perkasie. The Honorable Judge Roger N. Nanovic II officiated the evening ceremony.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Reilly Sr. of Jim Thorpe. She chose Victoria Rowlands, of Jim Thorpe to serve as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Katelyn Damian of Nesquehoning, sister of the bridegroom; Laura Hawley of Long Island; Janet Saunders of Charleston; and Jennifer Hicks of Conshohocken, cousin of the bride.

Friday, July 2, 2010

Dottie M. Conley and Robert D. Rotkiske, 353 Mush Dahl Rd., New Ringgold.

Carrie D. Schmick and James H. Chirstiman Jr., 149 W. Moser Ave., Coaldale.

Kelly E. Urban and Garrett W. McMullen, Box 82115, Tyonek, Alaska. Urban is formerly of Orwigsburg and McMullen of Tamaqua.

Deneen Lee Igo, Box 205, Barnesville, and Tyler John Reese, 91 E. Main St., Ringtown.

Theresa Marie Stine and David C. Holman, 604 State Rd., Barnesville.

Amanda L. Breiner, 102 Saint Peter's Rd., Tamaqua, and Dylan M. Peter, 1230 Main St., Slatington.

Friday, July 2, 2010

Jose Ramon Urquiza and Heather Leigh Sommers, 204 Oak St., Summit Hill.

Jared Michael Schirer and Christine Michelle Breiner, 390 Deer Lane, Lehighton.

Scott Alan Christman and Marie Diana Seltzer, 730 Pine St., Box 72, Bowmanstown.

Heinz Wilhelm Rausch and Sharon Frances Dorshimer, 735 Columbia Ave., Palmerton.

Thursday, July 1, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Joel S. Smith

Nicole M. Buck and Joel S. Smith exchanged vows on May 30, 2010 at their Kunkletown home.

Walking the aisle together, the couple were wed by Renee Mundy of Levittown, Pa., in a single ring ceremony. A reception at the couple's home followed the ceremony.

The bride chose her cousin Laura Buck, Palmerton, to serve as maid of honor. Kristine Bealer was a bridesmaid.

The bridegroom's cousin, Cory Hunsicker, Lehighton, performed the best man duties, along with the bridegroom's twin sons, Ty and Trevin, Palmerton.