Engagements

Lisa Bartz engaged to Keenan Pfotenhauer

Steven and Robbe Bartz of Jenison announce the engagement of their daughter Lisa to Keenan Pfotenhauer, son of Dr. David and Eden Pfotenhauer of Indiana. The wedding will take place March 2, 2019, at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market Garden Room in Grand Rapids. Grandparents are Marlene ...

Michael Gorski and Emily Homant to wed

Michael Gorski and Emily Homant are excited to announce their engagement. Michael is the son of Tami (Beatty) Gorski of Herron and Mike and Kelly Gorski of Ossineke. Michael is a 2009 graduate of Alpena High School. He is employed at Atlas IT in Middlebury, Ind., as a project engineer and ...

Lang, Simmer announce engagement

Krista Lang and Brandon Simmer have announced their engagement. Lang, of Lansing, is the daughter of Dr. Robert and Mary Lang of Alpena, Mich. Lang is a 2007 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2011 graduate of Ferris State University. She is employed at the Michigan State University ...

Abram, Nymberg announce engagement

Allison Abram and David Nymberg announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rob and Nancy Abram of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Dan and Diane Nymberg of Canton, Mich. Allison is a 2014 graduate of Alpena High School and recently graduated from Central Michigan ...

Sharp, Timm announce engagement

McKenna Sharp and Jason Timm announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Stuart and Erin Sharp of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Chuck and DeLynn Timm of Hubbard Lake. McKenna is a 2014 graduate of Alpena High School and is currently enrolled in the nursing ...

Katie Miller and Jason Romel to exchange vows

Katie Miller and Jason Romel have announced their engagement. Miller, of Clawson, is the daughter of Chuck and Elaine Miller of Alpena. Miller is a 2006 graduate of Alpena High School, a 2008 graduate of Alpena Community College, and a 2010 graduate of Ferris State University. She is ...

Skiba – Zempel announce engagement

Ellen Skiba and Jordan Zempel of Alpena announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jim and Melanie Skiba of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Natalie and the late Ralph Zempel of Rogers City. Ellen is a 2008 graduate of Alpena High School, 2015 graduate of ...

Fetty – Barker engagement

Amber Fetty and Joshua Barker of Alpena are announcing their engagement. Amber is the daughter of Rose Cullison of Alpena, the granddaughter of Shirley and Toney Holstein of Alpena, and the accepted daughter of Emily Page of Lachine. Joshua is the son of Irene and Steven Rasmussen of ...

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 ...