Engagements

Skaluba – Shafto engagement announced

Shawn Matthew Shafto and Stephanie Lee Skaluba are pleased to announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Jacquelyn Witter (nee Manning) and the late Randy Skaluba. She graduated Alpena Community College and is a nurse care manager with Mid-Michigan Physician Group Family ...

Hearn – Duncan engagement announced

Sarah Hearn and Cameron Duncan are engaged to be married in September 2018 in Dahlonega, Ga. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pastor Scott and Sandy Hearn of Gainesville, Ga. The future groom is the son of Bruce and Teresa Duncan of Alpena. Sarah is a 2010 graduate of Forsyth Central High ...

Bartz and Johnson engaged to be wed

Leif and Gina Johnson of Clarendon Hills, Illinois, and Steve and Robbe Bartz of Jenison, announce the engagement of their children, Hannah Johnson and Ryan Bartz. Hannah is a 2018 graduate of Taylor University, with a bachelor’s degree in history. Ryan is a 2018 Taylor graduate, with a ...

Elk Country golf scramble Sunday

The 13th annual Elk Country Animal Shelter Dave Hancock Memorial Dog Leg Open Golf Scramble will be Sunday at Thunder Bay Golf Resort in Hillman. Alpena Buick GMC is once again supporting the animal shelter by sponsoring a hole-in-one grand prize of a brand new 2018 Buick Encore at hole #6. ...

Adams – Taylor

Hayley Adams and Adam Taylor announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Larry and Rae-Margaret Adams of Presque Isle. The future groom is the son of John Taylor and the late JoLyn Brixey of Salt Lake City, Utah. Hayley is a 2012 graduate of Baker College and is a ...

Kieliszewski – Froggett

Taylor Kieliszewski and Tait Froggett of Madison, Wis., announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mark and Rhonda Kieliszewski of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Craig and Kathy Froggett of Alpena. Taylor is a 2014 graduate of Alpena High School and received her ...

Waeiss – DeRoque

Jim and Jean Waeiss announce the engagement and wedding of James Waeiss to April DeRoque. April DeRoque is the daughter of Lucien and Linda DeRoque of Rogers City and Linda Derry and Ed Sorget of Rogers City. April is a long-time resident and graduate of Rogers City. James moved to Lachine in ...

Modrzynski – Wojda engagement announced

Elizabeth Rose Modrzynski and Ethan Allen Wojda are announcing their engagement. Elizabeth is the daughter of Tim and Jane Modrzynski of Alpena. Ethan is the son of Allen and Kelli Wojda of Lachine. Elizabeth and Ethan met while attending Alpena High School and are both 2011 graduates. ...

Matash-Quick

Sarah M. Matash and Derek L. Quick are announcing their engagement. Sarah is the daughter of David and Kathy Matash. She is a 2010 graduate of Alpena High School, a graduate of Alpena Community College with an associate degree, a graduate of Madonna University with a bachelor's degree, and a ...

Grekowicz – Robinson engagement

Heidi Grekowicz and Joshua Robinson announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Chris and Michele Grekowicz of Harbor Beach. The future groom is the son of Dean and Jackie Robinson of Hillman. Heidi is a 2010 graduate of Harbor Beach High School, a 2014 graduate of Alma ...

Griffore – LaVergne engagement

Alyssa Griffore and Brock LaVergne announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jim and Cindy Straley of Alpena, and Mark Griffore, also of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Ed and Renee LaVergne of Lincoln. Brock and Alyssa currently reside in Grand Rapids, where ...

Ross – Daleski engagement

Nicole Ross and Andrew Daleski announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bill and Sarah Ross of Alpena and the granddaughter of Ilene Hayka. The future groom is the son of Mark and Jackie Daleski of Alpena. He is the grandson of Fred and Phyllis Daleski and Dolores ...

Lewis – Postma engagement

Kelsey Erinn Lewis and Ryan Lee Postma announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Steven Lewis and the late Laura (Granlund) Lewis of Lachine. Kelsey is a 2013 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2017 graduate of Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, where she earned a ...

Nunneley – Kipfmiller engagement

Joshua Nunneley and Sarah Kipfmiller announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Andrew and Lori Kipfmiller of Alpena, and the future groom is the son of Michael Nunneley and Marcy Tremain Nunneley, also of Alpena. Joshua currently lives in Hartsville, S.C., while Sarah ...

Kamyszek – Gapczynski engagement

Elise Kamyszek and Tony Gapczynski announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jim and Kerrie Kamyszek. Elise is a 2010 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2016 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Family Studies. She is currently employed ...

Seibert – Wenzel engagement

Lauren Seibert and Randy Wenzel announce their engagement. Lauren is the daughter of Paul and Sandy Seibert of Marquette. She is a 2011 graduate of Marquette Senior High School and a 2017 graduate of Saginaw Valley State University with a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy. Randy is ...

Sefernick – Cramer

Sydney Sefernick and Brandon announce their engagement. Sydney is the daughter of Jim and Kellie Sefernick of Spruce. She is a graduate of Alcona High School and a 2014 graduate of Alpena Community College. She is currently employed as a dental assistant at Alcona Health Center. Brandon ...

Denstaedt – Hayward engagement announced

Taylor Denstaedt and Sean Hayward announce their engagement. Taylor is the daughter of Vicki (Gentry) and Paul Denstaedt, both of Alpena. Sean is the son of Victoria and Rick Hayward of Alpena. The couple will be married on Aug. 4, 2018, in Alpena. The ceremony will take place at Partridge ...

Fitch – Makowski

Denielle Kay Makowski and Ryan James Fitch announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Matthew and Leigh (Emerson) Makowski. The future groom is the son of Robert and Jill (Shea) Fitch. Denielle is a 2011 graduate of Alpena High School. She will graduate in May 2018 with ...

Prevo – Tilton

Haley Prevo and Christopher Tilton announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Maria and Jordan Prevo of Herron. The future groom is the son of Pam and Tom Tilton of Spring Lake. Haley is a 2012 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2017 graduate of Mid Michigan Community ...