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BIRTH

Daughter, Sophia Olivia Straub, born Nov. 30 at St Elizabeth’s Boardman, to Craig and Trisha Straub of Salem. Sophia weighed 2 pounds 11 ounces and was 14 inches long. She joins a brother, Stephen, 9. Maternal grandparents are Vince and Claudia Vanek of Boardman. Paternal grandparents ...

BIRTHS

Daughter, Sophia Olivia Straub, born Nov. 30 at St Elizabeth’s Boardman, to Craig and Trisha Straub of Salem. Sophia weighed 2 pounds 11 ounces and was 14 inches long. She joins a brother, Stephen, 9. Maternal grandparents are Vince and Claudia Vanek of Boardman. Paternal grandparents ...

BIRTH

Daughter, Evelyn Regan Yuhanick, born Feb. 6, 2018, at Summa Akron City Hospital, to Scott J.and Taylor R. (Luby) Yuhanick of Columbiana. Evelyn weighed 4 pounds and 6 ounces and was 18 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Thomas and Mary Ellen Luby of Akron. Paternal grandparents are ...

BIRTH

Son, Jeran Michael, born Sept. 18 at St. Elizabeth’s Boardman, to Derek and Megan Frederick of Salem. Jeran weighed 8 pounds and 11 ounces and was 20 inches long. He joins a sister, Caragan, 5; and a brother, Ian, 3. Maternal grandparents are Mike and Lynn Phillis of Salem. Paternal ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

Christina Pietrzak to exchange vows with Tyler Leggett

Mark and Debbie Pietrzak of Salem are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Christina Pietrzak, to Tyler Leggett of Perrysburg. He is the son of Richard and Lisa Leggett of Perrysburg. The bride-elect is a graduate of Salem High School and the University of ...

Kylie Smith to exchange vows with Sgt. Donald Greenamyer

Kandice Fricke of Portland, Texas, and Todd Smith of Houston, Texas, and David and Judith Greenamyer of Port Charlotte Fla., are announcing the engagement of their children, Kylie Smith of Portland and Sgt. Donald Greenamyer, a sergeant in the Marine Corps based in Camp Pendleton, Calif. Donald ...

Kathryn Zetts to wed Karl Wertz

Mark and Lisa Zetts of Canfield and Suzanne Wertz of Salem are announcing the engagement of their children Kathryn Zetts and Karl Wertz, both of Cincinnati. Mr. Wertz in also the son of the late Karl Wertz Sr. The bride-elect graduated cum laude from Xavier University in Cincinnati with a ...

Elizabeth Pastore to exchange vows with Michael Staubach

Elizabeth Pastore and Michael Staubach of Columbus are engaged and planning an early fall wedding. The couple’s private, double-ring ceremony will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at Mt. Echo Park in Cincinnati. Invitations will be issued for the private ceremony to be held at the park ...

Weddings | VIEW ALL

Meghan Svetlak weds Justin Moff

The Raintree Country Club in Uniontown was the setting on Oct. 20 for the fall wedding of Justin Moff and his bride, Meghan Svetlak. Family friend, John James officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony that united the daughter of Rick and Lisa Svetlak of Poland and the son of Duane and Kim Moff of ...

Dana Goehring weds Jeffrey Looker

Dana Goehring, daughter of David and Janet Goehring of Columbiana, and Jeffrey Looker, son of Michael and Denise Looker of Stow, were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony at 4:30 p.m. April 7 at the First Christian Church of Columbiana. John Reed officiated. Music was provided by ...

Tema Stewart exchanges wedding vows with Christopher Jordan

Tema Stewart and Christopher Jordan of Calcutta were united in marriage on Feb. 7 in Key West, Fla., officiated by Diane Good. The bride wore a hand beaded ball gown style dress with sequined tulle skirt underneath. Her headpiece was Swarovski crystal Tiara. A Caribbean Cruise immediately ...

Lisa Sturgill weds Michael Oesch

Lisa Sturgill, daughter of Scott and Jeanie Sturgill of Ashland, and Michael Oesch, son of Larry and Vicky Oesch of Salem, were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Tudor Arms Hotel in Cleveland. Pastor Ryan Rodeman of Grace Church in Bath ...

Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wolford mark golden wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wolford of Salem recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by renewing their wedding vows in the church where they were married 50 years ago. The former Betty Rowley and Mr. Wolford were married on Sept. 7, 1968, in the Lisbon Presbyterian Church, Betty’s home ...

Chismars mark 70th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Alex Chismar of Canfield celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on July 17. Their children are Edward (Kris) Chismar of Canfield, Alice Chismar of North Lima and Kevin (Lee Ann) Chismar of Salem. The Chismars also have eight grandchildren, Steve (Meaghan) Chismar of Dover, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin R. Sheen honored for golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin R. Sheen of 1943 Depot Road, Salem, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise party on Aug. 4 at the First Christian Church. The former Patricia Ann Duriga and Mr. Sheen were married on Aug. 9, 1968, by the Rev. Harold Deitch of the ...

Evanoffs celebrate golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Evanoff of Salem recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a five-day family vacation to Deep Creek Lake, Md. The former Linda Sue Slagle and Mr. Evanoff were married on Aug. 17, 1968, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Salem. Father Francis Zappitelli ...