EAST PALESTINE - Michael and Karen Lodyn, Boardman, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melanie Lynn Lodyn, to Michael Christopher Oberle, son of Christopher and Melissa Oberle, East Palestine.
The bride-elect graduated summa cum laude from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in early childhood education. She is a teacher with Boardman Local Schools and at Sylvan Learning Center.
Her fiance is a corrections officer at the Ohio State Penitentiary, Youngstown. He graduated magna cum laude from Youngstown State University with a degree in criminal justice and minor in corrections.
Michael Oberle and Melanie Lodyn
The couple is planning a July 23 afternoon wedding at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New Middletown. Invitations will be issued for an evening reception at Mr. Anthony's Banquet Center, Boardman.