October 9, 2015


50th Anniversary – Higley


A 50th anniversary celebration with close friends and family was held at the Jackalope, in Lorain, for Tom and Marie Higley. The couple were married Sept. 18, 1965, at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Youngstown. The Rev. Patrick Conley blessed their union. Marie is a retired registered nurse. She started her career at St. Elizabeth’s Read More…

50th Anniversary – Turk


Camilla (Fuller) and Kenneth Turk celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 7, 2015. They were married at Berea Baptist Church in 1965. Their family surprised them with the gift of a vacation to New York City. They also are planning a family vacation in the near future.

60th Anniversary – DeVaughn


Bob and Gerrie DeVaughn were married Sept. 30, 1955, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. They have two sons, Jeff and Mike, and two granddaughters, Melanie and Megan. They are planning a trip to California to celebrate.

40th Anniversary – Dockery


Congratulations Patricia (Detamore) and Timothy Dockery on celebrating your 40th wedding anniversary! The couple was married Sept. 13, 1975, at Freedom Baptist Church, in Sharon Township. Wilmer Truman officiated the ceremony. Pat retired from Brunswick Post Office in 2007 after 36 years. She is a member and Sunday school teacher of Calvary Baptist Church in Read More…

Engagement – Podrasky – McFadden


Robert McFadden proposed to Jacquelyn Podrasky in beautiful Kauai, Hawaii, while vacationing there with Jackie’s family. A July 22, 2016, wedding in Erie, Penn., is being planned. The Rev. Phillip Oriole will perform the wedding ceremony at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Jacquelyn is a graduate of St. Francis Xavier Elementary School in Medina and St. Read More…

60th Anniversary – Janowicz


Happy 60th Anniversary Betty L. (Baum) and Henry A. (Hank) Janowicz! The couple were married Oct. 1, 1955, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Elyria by the Rev. C. L. Cudnick. Betty originally was a stay-at-home mom. She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church from 1955 until it’s closing. During that time, she Read More…

Wedding – Faris – Harlan


On July 19, 2015, in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Jessica Faris became the wife of Robert Harlan. Jessica is the daughter of Chris and Debbie Faris of Elyria. She is a 2013 graduate of Ashland University, where she earned a master’s degree in education. She’s currently employed as an intervention specialist with Avon Lake Schools. Robert Read More…

Birthday – Velez


Mike … don’t worry, don’t fret, it’s not “sixty” … yet! Hope you have a wonderful birthday! We love you! XXXOOO

65th Anniversary – Binggeli


George and Ellen Binggeli, of North Olmsted, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. Joy and good wishes were shared at a family dinner in commemoration of their special day. Congratulations! We love you very much! Your sons, Bill (Jeanne) Binggeli and Bob (Pat) Binggeli; grandchildren, Michael Keebaugh, Julianne (John) Hawks, Brad Read More…

Engagement – Utzler – Matar


Diane and Ron Utzler of Medina are thrilled to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jaclyn Marie Utzler, to Nick Matar, son of Debbie and Rick Matar of Bowling Green, Ky. The engagement took place on Skaros Rock while hiking with friends in Santorina, Greece. Jaclyn graduated in 2004 from Medina High School and went Read More…