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Henry Mason Gladman COLUMBIANA — Amy and Rubin Gladman, Columbiana, are announcing the birth of their son, Henry Mason Gladman, June 15, 2017 at St. Elizabeth’s Boardman. Henry weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces at birth. He joins a brother Jonah.


Siena Mya Flowers LEETONIA — Renee and Franklin Flowers, Leetonia, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Siena Mya Flowers, June 2, 2017 at St. Elizabeth’s Boardman. Siena weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces at birth.


Carson Slayde Canonge EAST PALESTINE — Kelsey and Mike Canonge, East Palestine, are announcing the birth of their son, Carson Slayde Canonge, May 31, 2017 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Boardman. Carson weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces at birth. Maternal grandparents are Joseph and Cindy ...


Madison Rose Hybel SALEM — Graceann and Matthew Hybel, Salem, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Madison Rose Hybel, April 22, 2017 at Salem Regional Medical Center. Madison weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces at birth. She joins sibling, Konner, 6. Maternal grandparents are Mike and ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

Nicholas Schnader and Lisa Barefield

Barefield — Schnader

LISBON — Stanley and Teresa Barefield, Lisbon, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lisa Barefield, to Nicholas Schnader, son of Dennis Schnader and the late Elsie “Jeanie” Schnader, Salem. The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of David Anderson High ...

Elyse Cain and Jon Zelasko

Cain — Zelasko

ALLIANCE — Bryan and Robin Cain of Alliance are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Elyse Cain, to Jon Zelasko, son of Scott Zelasko and Janie King, both of Alliance. The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Alliance High School, a 2009 graduate of Capital University with a bachelor ...

Brittany Barrett and James Hayes III

Barrett — Hayes

EAST LIVERPOOL — Bob and Debbie Barrett, East Liverpool, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittany Nicole Barrett, to James D. Hayes III, son of Nancy and Jaye Hayes, Pittsburgh. The bride-elect is a 2013 graduate of Grove City College with a bachelor ...

Stefanie Wolf and Tyler Morris

Wolf — Morris

EAST PALESTINE — Stefanie S. Wolf and Tyler J. Morris of East Palestine are announcing their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Wolf is the daughter of John and Kellie Wolf, Lisbon, and Debbie and Dave Bajerski, Poland. Morris is the son of Jim Morris and the late Annette Morris, New ...

Weddings | VIEW ALL

Emmalee and Stephen Deane

DeFilippo — Deane

LISBON — Emmalee Dianne DeFilippo and Stephen Scott Deane were married on April 22, 2017 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbus. The bride is the daughter of Susan Reynolds DeFilippo, Lisbon, and Stephen DeFilippo, Carrollton. The groom is the son of John and Patricia Deane, Plain ...

Caitlin and Greg Messerschmidt

Wiley — Messerschmidt

CANFIELD — Caitlin E. Wiley and Greg H. Messerschmidt were married Oct. 15 at the Canfield Presbyterian Church. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Doug and Beth Wiley of Leetonia. The groom is the son of Mike and Beth Messerschmidt of Marshalltown, Iowa. Pastor Larry Bowald of ...

Joshua and Sierra Werling

Parks — Werling

ANNAPOLIS — Sierra Lin Pualani Parks became the bride of Joshua Scott Werling on Dec. 18 at the Governor Calvert House in Annapolis, Md. The bride is the daughter of Joyce Harris, Salem, and Rodney Parks, Norfolk, Va. The groom is the son of Laurie Endres, Beloit, Wis., and Bill and ...

Cinda and Nathan Lude

Cinda Unkefer weds Nathan Lude

LOUISVILLE — Cinda Jane Unkefer became the bride of Nathan Thomas Lude June 17 at Brookside Farms in Louisville. The bride is the daughter of Renae Unkefer, Salem, and Owen and Tresa Unkefer, Leetonia. The groom is the son of Kenneth and Leslie Lude, Salem. Evangelist Roy Seaux ...

Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Thomas and Martha Sevek

Salem couple celebrates 60 years

SALEM — Martha and Thomas Sevek, Salem, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 22 with a celebration that will be held Saturday with family and friends. The former Martha Bryan married Thomas Sevek June 22, 1957 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Summitville. Mr. Sevek retired in ...

Larry and Renee Duko

65th year for Leetonia couple

LEETONIA — Larry and Renee Duko are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on June 28. They were married at St. Patrick’s Church in Leetonia with the Rev. W.W. Maund officiating. Renee, the daughter of Anne and Tony Beltempo, was a kindergarten and third grade teacher in Leetonia ...

50th Wed Moore

50 years for Salem couple

SALEM — Jean and Dwayne Moore will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their children at Gervasi Winery, Canton, followed by a cruise up the New England coast into Canada. The former Jeane Sturgell became the bride of Dwayne Moore June 9, 1967 at the Concord ...

Joyce and Gene Kitzmiller

Kitzmillers celebrate 60th year

KNOX TOWNSHIP — Joyce and Gene Kitzmiller, of Knox Township, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 9. The former Joyce Denny married Gene Kitzmiller on June 9, 1957 at Bethel United Church of Christ after a period of dating while playing in the Stardusters Orchestra. They have ...