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Births

Mason Thomas Best LEETONIA — Paige and Thomas Best III are announcing the birth of their son Mason Thomas Best on May 10 at St. Elizabeth in Boardman. Maternal grandparents are Steve Mountz, Crystal Mountz and stepmother Angie Mountz. Paternal grandparents are Tom Best Jr., Sandra Vest ...

Dawson Leon Gump

EAST LIVERPOOL — Sierra and Robert Gump are announcing the birth of their son, Dawson Leon Gump, on April 30 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman. Dawson Leon weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces at birth. He joins siblings Robert, 10, Jacob, 8, and Gabriel, 4. Maternal grandparents are Vincent ...

Gemma Rayne Merriman

Shylla McLaughlin and Michael Merriman are announcing the birth of their daughter, Gemma Rayne Merriman, born on May 1 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman.

Micah-Dean Derek Patterson

NEW SPRINGFIELD — Derek and Courtney Patterson of New Springfield announce the birth of their son, Micah-Dean Derek Patterson, born April 26, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s in Boardman. Micah-Dean weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces at birth. He joins a sister, Ellyonna Grace, 2, at home. Maternal ...

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Hayes — Burmeister

LISBON — James and Elaine DeSellem, Lisbon, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Michelle C. Hayes, to Scott M. Burmeister, son of Nancy and John Burmeister, Fremont. The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson and a 2015 graduate of ...

Kevin Springer and Amanda Hruby

Hruby — Springer Greg Hruby of Hanoverton and Jacki Hruby of Salem announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Hruby, to Kevin Springer, son of Jeff and Anne Springer of North Canton. The bride-elect is a 2014 graduate of United Local High School. She ...

Urmson-Lyder

Urmson — Lyder LISBON — Kristine and Douglas Urmson, Lisbon, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hunter Urmson to Jared Lyder, son of Deanna and Brett Lyder, Lisbon. The bride-elect is a 2016 graduate of United Local High School. She will graduate ...

Orlo-Lowe

EAST LIVERPOOL — Dorothy and Joseph Orlo, East Liverpool, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Renee Orlo to Frederick Allen Lowe, son of Cathy Lowe, of Calcutta and the late Donald Lowe II. The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of East Liverpool ...

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Rinto — Gillis

RuthAnn Shehan Rinto married David Albert Gilliss on December 29, 2018 at DeWald Chapel at the University of Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio. The ceremony was performed by The Reverend Virginia Birks. A dinner reception followed at the Alliance Country Club, and a community celebration was held ...

Hyder — McGarr

BOSTON — Laran Lee Hyder and Sean Anthony McGarr were united in marriage Saturday, November 3, 2018 at St. Ann’s Parish in Boston, Massachusetts. The ceremony was officiated by Father Brian Clary. Ceremony readings were performed by Eric Adkins, cousin of the bride, Andrea Adkins and ...

Chestnut — Faull

HANOVERTON — Kristen L. Chestnut and Ben D. Faull were united in marriage on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. The bride is the daughter of Sis and Chris Chestnut of Hanoverton. The groom is the son of Jenny and Doug Faull of Grove City, Pa. The outside ceremony took place at Stone Trough Barn ...

Thompson — Meyer

SALINEVILLE — Amanda Thompson became the bride of Nick Meyer on Oct. 13 at the Calvary United Presbyterian Church. Linda Adams officiated at the couple’s 3 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Thomas and Christine Thompson of Salineville. The groom is the son of Dennis and ...

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Whites celebrate golden year

Mr. and Mrs. Larry White AUSTINTOWN — Larry and Julie White of Austintown, formerly of Lisbon, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. They were married Dec. 28, 1968 in Lisbon, and have spent most of their lives in the Lisbon area. Mr. White is retired from the local ...

Jerry and Betty Wolford

Fifty years for Salem couple SALEM — Betty and Jerry Wolford, Salem, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends by renewing their wedding vows Sept. 8, 2018 at Lisbon Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Pete Fowler, of Salem First Friends Church, officiating. The ...

Johnsons celebrate golden year

ROGERS — David and Karen Johnson of Rogers, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in the company of family and friends June 23, 2018 with a party hosted by their children at the home of their daughter. The former Karen Linger married David Johnson June 22, 1968 in Negley. The couple ...

60th year for Summitville couple

SUMMITVILLE — Pauline and William “Bill” McKarns, Summitville, will celebrate 60 years of marriage Oct. 18. The former Pauline Rohr wed Bill McKarns Oct. 18, 1958 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Massillon. Bill and Pauline are retired dairy farmers and members of St. John’s ...