Engagements

Jacquemin/Benitez

Katie Jacquemin of Alpena and Luis Benitez of St. Louis announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dr. Walt Jacquemin and Barbara Jacquemin of Alpena. Katie grew up in Alpena and was very active with sailing and the Bike and Boot Club. Her love of adventure took her to ...

Phounsavath/Larson

Dr. Sophia Phounsavath of Fort Smith, Ariz. and Daniel Larson of Lansing announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Maly Phounsavath of Fort Smith. Sophia is a 2003 graduate of Northside High School and a 2007 graduate of Bryn Mawr College. She received a Ph.D. in ...

Krajniak/Tanner

Angela Krajniak and Boone Tanner, both of Alpena, announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Alex and Denise Krajniak of Alpena. Angela is a 2007 graduate of Alpena High School and earned her Bachelor's Degree from Ferris State University in 2011. She is employed by PNC Bank ...

Shapard/Jacquemin

Leanne Elizabeth Shapard and Joseph Walter Jacquemin announce their engagement.The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Shapard of Lynn Haven, Fla. Leanne graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology and Psychology and received her Associates Degree in ...

Wenzel/Adrian

Kathryn Jean Wenzel and Matthew Robert Adrian announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tim and Sue Wenzel of Frankenmuth. The future groom is the son of Robert and Cheryl Adrian of Alpena.Katie is a 2011 Ferris State University Pharmacy School graduate and is employed at ...

Czirr/Bruski

Carrie Czirr and Jonathan Bruski, both of Grand Rapids, announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of George and Lois Czirr of Kalamazoo. The future groom is the son of James and Lucia Bruski of Posen.Carrie is a 2002 graduate of Kalamazoo Central High School and a 2012 graduate ...

Cadeau/Kindt

Hilary Cadeau of L'Anse and Nathan Kindt of Ossineke announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Randy and Laura Cadeau of L'Anse. The future groom is the son of Steve and Lisa Kindt of Ossineke.Hilary is a 2007 graduate of L'Anse High School and a 2011 graduate of Michigan ...

Basel/Montroy

Ashley Basel and Caleb Montroy announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Terry Basel of Rogers City. The future groom is the son of Gordie and Julie Montroy of Alpena.Ashley graduated from Ferris State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and accepted a ...

Nowak/Kowalewsky

Lauren Nowak and Scott Kowalewsky announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Joel and Sally Nowak of Ossineke. She is also the granddaughter of Richard and Elaine Nowak of Alpena, Mary Jane Peters of Spruce, and the late Robert Peters. The future groom is the son of Karl and ...

Sarkozi/Hampton

Joanna Sarkozi and Eric Hampton announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mike and Janette Sarkozi of Atlanta. The future groom is the son of Grant and KC Hampton of Harrisville.Joanna is studying actuarial science at Central Michigan University, maintaining a 4.0 GPA. She ...

Ross/Cecil

Katherine Ross and Robert Cecil of Black River announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Nancy Ross, and James and Stacie Ross of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Robert and Robin Cecil of Black River.Katherine attended Alpena High School and is employed at the Huron ...

Ciarkowski/Idalski

Janice Ciarkowski and Nicholas Idalski, both of Posen, announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of David and Grace Ciarkowski of Posen. The future groom is the son of Randall and Laura Idalski of Posen.Janice is pursuing a Bachelor's Degree at Northwood University and is ...

Moore/Walker

Senior Airman Courtney Moore of Spangdahlem AB in Germany and Senior Airman Barton Walker of Davis Monthan AB in Tucson, Ariz., announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Susan Moore of Alpena, and the late James Moore. The future groom is the son of Kim and Teri Walker of ...

Winter/Pratt

Kathryn (Kacie) Winter and Max Pratt, both of Grand Rapids, announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Greg and Jan Winter of Alpena. Kacie is a 2007 graduate of Alpena High School. She graduated with an Associates of Arts Degree from Grand Rapids Community College in 2012 and ...

Peasley/Hartigan

Alicia Peasley and Nathaniel Hartigan of Colorado Springs, Colo., announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cecilia Peasley and Alan Peasley of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Cheryl and Tim Hartigan of New Richmond, Wis.Alicia is a 2003 graduate of Alpena High School ...

Manary/Bennett

Leah Manary and Matthew Bennett of Traverse City announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cheryl and Bobby Brady of Alpena, and Joe and Lorraine Manary of Boyne City. The future groom is the son of Gary and Karla Bennett of Marshall.Leah is a 2004 graduate of Alpena High ...

Litwinski/Neuman

Jaime Litwinski and Nick Neuman, both of Alpena, announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Larry and Julie Patterson, and Greg Litwinski of Posen. The future groom is the son of Tim and Vicky Neuman, and Paige Neuman of Sebewaing.Jaime is a 2005 graduate of Posen High School ...

McLain/Gysbers

Erin McLain and Simon Gysbers announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jon and Michelle McLain of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Andy and Wendy Gysbers of Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada.Erin is a 2004 graduate of Alpena High School, a 2008 graduate of Lake Superior ...

Filipiak/Ludlow

Kayla Filipiak and Brett Ludlow of Alpena announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Pam Filipiak of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Dan and Kim Ludlow of Alpena.Kayla is 2007 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2013 graduate of Alpena Community College's ...

Ross/Faber

Brittni Ross of Lachine and Ethan Faber of Ossineke announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bill and Sarah Ross of Lachine. The future groom is the son of John and Susi Faber of Ossineke.Brittni is a 2009 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2012 graduate of the Alpena ...