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Weddings

Monday, February 17, 2014
Ashley Hess and John Maurer

The engagement of Ashley Hess of Elizabethtown to John Maurer, also of Elizabethtown, has been announced by her parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Robert and Dawn Hess of Lancaster. She is a 2002 graduate of Lampeter-Strasburg High School and a 2006 graduate of Shippensburg University.

She is currently employed as a purchasing agent at Highland Tank.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of John and Nina Maurer of Nesquehoning. He is a 2002 graduate of Panther Valley High School and a 2006 graduate of Shippensburg University.

Monday, February 17, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Francis Maurer

Deanna McIveen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Graham McIveen of Tamworth, Australia, became the bride of Francis James Maurer, son of John and Nina Maurer of Nesquehoning on Sept. 27, 2013 at sunset on Wakiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Sandy Eade of Australia to be her maid of honor.

The bridegroom's brother, John Robert Maurer, performed the duties of best man.

Following the service a reception was held at the Orchid Restaurant in Honolulu.

The couple honeymooned in Hawaii.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Jason G. Hartz and Jamie L. Kintz, both of 328 Market St., Tamaqua.

Monday, February 10, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Jason M. Fedor

Kathryn J. Semanoff, daughter of Gene and Evelyn Semanoff of Lehighton, and Jason M. Fedor, son of the late Larry C. Fedor of Palmerton, were united in marriage on Aug. 3, 2013 at Historic Hotel Bethlehem in Bethlehem.

The Rev. Edward Cloughen, the bride's uncle, officiated the double ring ceremony. Daniel Propson was the pianist and vocalist.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her sister, Dr. Alison Semanoff, as matron of honor. The bridegroom's brother, Jared C. Fedor, performed the duties of best man.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Crowley

Bald Head Island Chapel in North Carolina was the setting for the Sept. 28, 2013 wedding of Katherine Hudson and Michael Crowley.

Msgr. Richard Skelly performed the double ring ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Jane Hudson and Dr. Ronald Balthazor of Watkinsville, Ga., and Brenda Rodgers and Dr. Richard Hudson of Colbert, Ga.

Given in marriage by her father, Dr. Hudson, she was attended by Katie Crews, Atlanta, Ga., who served as maid of honor, and Anne Koenig, Montville, N.J., matron of honor.

Friday, January 31, 2014

Jason Allen Merkel and Sherry Ann Stepp, 657 Franklin Ave., Palmerton.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Roxana Houtz and Jason Davison Noecker, 20 Willow Lane, New Ringgold.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Brian Dale Cwiertniewicz and Cori Lee Pursell, 808 Tanglewood Drive, Box 1795, Albrightsville.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Amy A. Mozloom and John P. Tobin, 126 Coal St., Cumbola, Blythe Township.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Allen

Karli I. Thomas, daughter of Jeff and Renee Thomas of Jim Thorpe, and Rudy Allen, son of Rudy and Rita Allen of Winchester, Va. were united in marriage on Aug. 12, 2013, in a double ring ceremony at Valerie Hill Vineyard, Stephens City, Va.

The ceremony was officiated by Justice of the Peace Diane D. Cleveland.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

Following the ceremony, the couple welcomed family and friends at a reception at Piccadilly Restaurant in Winchester.