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100th birthday

COLUMBIANA — Mary Alexander, a resident at St. Mary’s in Columbiana, recently observed her 100th birthday. She was born Aug. 15, 1918, in Steubenville, the daughter of the late John Allen O’Dell and Mary Alice King O’Dell. Mrs. Alexander graduated from Leetonia High School in 1936. ...

BIRTHS

Ruby Belle Hays KENSINGTON —Rachel and Bryan Hays, Kensington, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Ruby Belle Hays, Aug. 9, 2018 at Aultman Hospital. Ruby Belle weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21 inches long at birth. Ruby joins a brother, Henry, 3. Maternal grandparents ...

Alayna Ann Torres

SALEM — Megan and Abel Torres, Salem, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Alayna Ann Torres, on Aug. 8. 2018 at St. Elizabeth Boardman. Alayna Ann weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce at birth. She joins a brother, Alonza Torres, 3. Maternal grandparents are Beth and Glen Huston, Salem. ...

90th birthday

SALEM — A surprise 90th birthday card shower will be held for Earl Bardo on Aug. 11. Cards may be sent to 30360 Georgetown Road, Salem OH 44460. Bardo has been farming his entire life and has great interests in draft horses. He is also a member of the Damascus Friends Church. He and ...

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Faull — Chestnut

HANOVERTON — Sis and Chris Chestnut, Hanoverton, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kristen L. Chestnut to Ben D. Faull, son of Jenny and Doug Faull, Grove City, Pa. The bride-elect is a 2013 graduate of United High School. She graduated in 2015 with ...

Fickel — Stitzel

NEW MIDDLETOWN — Carl and Jamie Stitzel, New Middletown, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alyssa Stitzel, to Dustin Fickel, son of Marsha Fickel of Salem and the late Robert Fickel. The bride-elect has a Master of Arts in education leadership and is ...

Cooper — Ray

COLUMBIANA — Wynn and Becky Cooper, Columbiana, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber Cooper to Darren Ray, son of David and Karen Ray, Leetonia. The bride-elect earned her licensed practical nursing degree from Columbiana County Career and ...

McElroy — Salisbury

SALINEVILLE — John McElroy and Patricia Wells, Salineville, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Sheena McElroy to Michael Salisbury, son of Pat and Brenda Salisbury, Akron. The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Southern Local. She is employed at ...

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Levi and Shelby Zielinski

Wagner — Zielinski EAST PALESTINE — Shelby Wagner became the bride of Levi Zielinski on June 9, 2018 at Heinz Chapel in Pittsburgh. The bride is the daughter of Timothy and Susan Wagner, East Palestine. The groom is the son of Marjory and Daniel Zielinski, Washington, Pa. The ...

Devon — Young

COLUMBUS — Emily Devon became the bride of Dr. Jason Young on Sept. 22, 2017 in the Christman Hall of Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown. The bride is the daughter of Bill and Sue Devon, Calcutta. The groom is the son of Steve and Michele Young, Akron. A reception for 150 guests followed ...

Stewart — Jordan

CALCUTTA — Tema Stewart and Christopher Jordan, Calcutta, were united in marriage on Feb. 7, 2018 in Key West, Fla. The ceremony was officiated by Diane Good. The bride wore a hand-beaded ball gown style dress with sequined tulle skirt underneath. Her headpiece was Swarovski crystal ...

Cummings — Maxwell

COLUMBIANA — Presley Cummings and David Maxwell were married Oct. 7 at the Damascus Friends Church. The bride is the daughter of Christopher and Tracie Cummings of Berlin Center. The groom is the son of Neil and Joann Maxwell of North Lima. Pastor John Ryser officiated the 3:30 p.m. ...

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Sanors celebrate golden year

SALEM — Joann and John Sanor of Salem recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family camping trip to honor the occasion. The former Joann Simon married John Sanor Aug. 3, 1968 at the United Church of Christ in Unity by the Reverend Bowman. They are retired from dairy ...

Fifty years for Salineville couple

SALINEVILLE — Judith and John Wagoner, Salineville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary July 26. The former Judith Mellott, daughter of the late Charles Roy and Gladys (Walker) Mellott, married John Wagoner, son of the late Paul and Dorothea (Wiley) Wagoner July 26, 1968 at ...

Gambles celebrate golden year

HANOVERTON — Karen and Wayne Gamble, Hanoverton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 6-8 p.m. July 28 at the Old School House Cafe in Hanoverton. The former Karen Culbertson, daughter of Olen and Beulah Culbertson, married Wayne Gamble, son of Alfred and ...

Yoders celebrate golden year

SALINEVILLE — Pete and Carol Yoder, Salineville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 23 with surprise anniversary party, hosted by their children, at North Lima Mennonite Church. The former Carol Oswald, daughter of Noble and Aldeen Oswald, married Pete Yoder, son of Fred and ...