Deppen-Kuchan August 23, 2017
Michael and Susan Deppen of York have announced the engagement of their daughter, Megan Deppen, to Timothy Kuchan, son of Thomas and Mary Pat Kuchan of Chalfont.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Dallastown Area High School and a 2012 graduate of West Chester University of Pennsylvania. She is employed by Dempsey, Weiss and Associates as an executive assistant.
The groom-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Central Bucks High School South and a 2012 graduate of West Chester University of Pennsylvania. He is employed by ABC Supply Company as a branch manager.
A September wedding is set to take place at the Elmwood Park Zoo.
Heiner-Lapp August 23, 2017
The wedding of Candy Lapp and Nick Heiner took place on July 29 at Dover Community Park. The Rev. Kathy Mercado officiated at the noon ceremony. Friends of the couple provided music for the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Inez Kifer and Orville W. Crowe Sr. of Frostburg, Md. She graduated from Beall High School in Frostburg in 1990 and from Penn Foster Career School. She completed a photography program in 1996 and 2013 and an administrative program in 2017. She is employed by Starbucks Coffee Company in Manchester.
The groom is the son of Barbara and John Heiner Sr. of Virginia Beach, Va. He graduated from Central York High School in 1993 and from York Technical Institute. He also served in the U.S. Navy. He is employed by Starbucks Coffee Company in Manchester.
The maid of honor was Tiffany Altland of Dallastown, daughter of the bride. Bridesmaids were Dorothy Haley of Red Lion and Katie Wilson of Mechanicsburg.
Serving as best man was Earl Haley of Red Lion. Groomsmen were Austin Kifer of York, son of the bride, and Raymond Wilson of Mechanicsburg. The usher was Jim Harvison of Lebanon, godfather of the groom.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. She wore a white above-the-ankle wedding dress with a white silver wrap with rhinestones around the waist. She wore a veil with pearls on the top with a small veil covering her face. She carried a silk bouquet of red roses with white baby's breath.
The reception will be held at a later date.
Following a wedding trip to Ocean City, Md., the couple resides in York.
Rickards-Wise August 23, 2017
The marriage of Tara Wise and Steven Rickards took place on July 29 at Calvary Monument Bible Church in Paradise. Pastor Bryan Sanders officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Randy and JoAnn Wise of Nottingham.
The groom is the son of Brian and Jacqueline Rickards of Coatesville.
The matron of honor was Tracy Mensch, cousin of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jessica Herr, Rachel Rettig, and Rebekah Pierce.
Serving as best man was Alex Rickards, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Vince Hartman, brother-in-law of the groom; Caleb Rickards, brother of the groom; and Ethan Wise, brother of the bride.
The reception was held at The Commons at Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community. Providing music for the ceremony were Nancy Anderson, pianist; Lacey Bensing, violinist; and Timothy Pierce and Emily Pierce, soloists.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. She wore an ivory/alabaster gown with an illusion Sabrina neckline trimmed in satin, a bodice adorned with lace appliques, and a pleated cummerbund cinched the waist. Tulle buttons covered the back zipper, and the gown ended in a chapel-length train. The bride carried Perla roses, pale peach carnations, and baby's breath.
After a wedding trip to Bar Harbor, Maine, the couple resides in Atglen.
Haugs Celebrate 45th Anniversary August 21, 2017
James and Paula Haug of Columbia celebrated their 45th anniversary on Aug. 26. They were married on Aug. 26, 1972, in the chapel at the former First English Lutheran Church in Columbia.
They are the parents of Patricia Haug; Jennifer, wife of James Jones; Jessica Haug; and Pamela Haug. They have nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. James' parents are Carl A. Haug of Columbia and the late Anna Arndt Haug.
James is retired from the Columbia Post Office and Lancaster Newspaper. Paula is employed at QVC.
Bowlsbey-Moog August 16, 2017
The wedding of Ashley Ealice Moog and James Curry Bowlsbey IV took place on Aug. 5 in Felton. Pastor Tim Hodge officiated at the 3 p.m. ceremony. Providing music for the ceremony were DJ Big Dave and Betty.
The bride is the daughter of Robert and Donna Moog of Felton. She graduated from Red Lion Area Senior High School in 2008, from Pennsylvania College of Art & Design in 2012, and from Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., in 2017. She is employed by Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster.
The groom is the son of James C. and JoAnn Bowlsbey III of Airville. He graduated from Red Lion Area Senior High School in 2008 and is employed as a welder at GEA Systems, York.
The maid of honor was Kaylee Moog of Felton, sister of the bride, and the matron of honor was Megan Moog of Felton, sister-in-law of the bride. Bridesmaids were Ashley Picker of Airville, Kelsey Hare of Red Lion, Juss DiSciullo of Coatsville, and Erica Shallcross of York.
Serving as best man was Darryl Hill of York. Groomsmen were Shane Bowlsbey of Airville, brother of the groom; Adam Picker of Airville; Ron Desper of Airville; Charly Himmel of York; and Brandon Moog of Felton, brother of the bride. The ring bearer was Kaden Moog of Baltimore, great-nephew of the bride.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. She wore a full-beaded, vintage, mermaid-style gown, and she caried succulents with greenery and baby's breath.
The reception was held in Felton.
After a wedding trip to Italy, the couple resides in Airville.
Witmer-Dant August 16, 2017
Ashley Witmer of Goldsboro, N.C., and Matt Dant of Goldsboro, N.C., have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Steve and Lisa Davis of York and the late Todd Witmer. She graduated from York Suburban High School in 2006 and attended California University of Pennsylvania. She is employed by Master Brand Cabinets in Kinston, N.C.
The groom-to-be is the son of Leslie and Rosalind Dant of Goldsboro, N.C., and the late Anita Dant. He graduated from Spring Creek High School in 2004 and is employed by SPX Transormet Solutions in Goldsboro, N.C.
A November wedding is planned.
Rittenhouse-Hillman August 10, 2017
Michael S. Rittenhouse of Coatesville and Debbie L. Rittenhouse of Coatesville have announced the engagement of their daughter, Amanda R. Rittenhouse of Coatesville, to Justin S. Hillman of Honey Brook.
The bride-elect graduated from Coatesville High School, Delaware County Community College and Widener University. She attended both colleges to study nursing and receive her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She is employed by Ephrata Hospital in the medical/surgical unit.
The groom-to-be is the son of Steve Hillman of Ephrata and Brenda Peterson of Honey Brook. He graduated from Twin Valley High School and is employed by Crystal Springs Water in Ephrata.
A May 2018 wedding is planned to take place in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Williams-Saltzer August 9, 2017
Debra A. Williams of Middletown and the late Donald E. Williams have announced the engagement of their daughter, Megan A. Williams of Middletown, to Andrew A. Saltzer of Middletown.
The bride-elect graduated from Middletown Area High School in 2011 and Kaplan Career Institute in 2014. She is employed by Central Pennsylvania Blood Bank in Hummelstown.
The groom-to-be is the son of Kathy A. and David Saltzer of Annville. He graduated from Northern Lebanon High School in 2008 and attended Millersville University. He is employed by Hershey Lodge in Hershey.
An October wedding is planned.
Altman-Horan August 9, 2017
Michelle Altman of Harrisburg and Andrew Horan of Dover have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Arno Altman of Sharon and Marilyn Altman of Eialt, Israel. She graduated from Germania High School in 2014 and is employed by Ollie's Bargain Outlet in York.
The groom-to-be is the son of Maryanne and Richard Dixon of Hershey and Edward and Laura Horan of Mechanicsburg. He graduated from Hershey High School in 1999 and is employed by Ollie's Bargain Outlet in Manchester.
A January 2018 wedding is planned.
Bixler-Straub August 9, 2017
Kayla Bixler of Holtwood and Cody Straub of Lancaster have announced their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Eric Bixler of Holtwood and Lisa Monyer of Neffsville. She graduated from Penn Manor High School in 2012 and Millersville University in 2016.
The groom-to-be is the son of Chris and Erika Straub of Lancaster. He graduated from Penn Manor High School in 2012 and Penn State University in 2015.
Irey-Sumner August 9, 2017
Brian and Angels Irey of Birdsboro have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Grace Irey of Birdsboro, to Keenan Joseph Sumner of Birdsboro.
The bride-elect graduated from Daniel Boone High School in 2012 and Johnson and Wales University in 2016. The bride-elect is a pastry chef at Boyer's Food Market in Birdsboro and a chef at Gatsby's at The SunnyBrook Ballroom in Pottstown.
The groom-to-be graduated from Daniel Boone High School in 2014 and Johnson and Wales University in 2016. He works on windows in Royersford and is also a cook at Gatsby's at The SunnyBrook Ballroom.
A September wedding is planned.
Augeri-Herr August 3, 2017
The marriage of Alisa Herr and John Augeri took place on July 1 in the garden of Crossway Church in Millersville.
The bride is the daughter of John and Kathleen Herr.
The groom is the son of Joe and Nancy Augeri.
The couple resides in Nanuet, N.Y.
McAdoo-Gordon August 1, 2017
Tim and Paula McAdoo of Landisville have announced the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Lee McAdoo of Landisville, to Daniel Gordon of Lititz.
The bride-elect graduated from Hempfield High School in 2012 and Millersville University in 2016. She is employed by Manheim Township School District.
The groom-to-be is the son of Linda and Crail Gordon of Lititz. He graduated from Warwick High School in 2012 and is a graduate of Temple University.
A fall 2018 wedding is planned.
Halsteads Mark 60th Anniversary July 27, 2017
Dr. Chester and Barbara Poe Halstead of Lititz celebrated their 60th anniversary on June 4 with close friends and family at Enck's Banquet Center in Manheim. The party was given by their three children and the grandchildren.
The Halsteads were married on June 22, 1957, at Livonia Baptist Church in Livonia, Mich., by Pastor Willard Martin.
Chester and Barbara are the parents of Patricia Latimer, Edward Halstead, and Brenda Miller, all of whom reside in Manheim. There are seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, with a fifth expected in September.
Chester is retired from working at Colerain Baptist Church in Kirkwood and Lancaster Bible College. Barbara is retired from Murray Insurance in Quarryville.
The couple worships at Grace Church of Lititz.
Zimmerman-Weaver July 26, 2017
Carolyn Zimmerman of Akron and Austin Weaver of Denver have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Brenda Zimmerman of New Holland and the late Elvin Zimmerman. She attended a homeschooling program and is employed by Grocery Outlet in Lancaster.
The groom-to-be is the son of Linford and Barbara Weaver of Denver. He graduated from Penn Foster High School and is employed by Weaver's Toasted Grain in New Holland.
A February 2018 wedding is planned.
Majors-Hawkins July 26, 2017
Tanisha Majors of Red Bank, N.J., and William Hawkins of York have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Robert Majors of Middletown, N.J. She graduated from Chantilly High School.
The groom-to-be is the son of Brenda Dugan of York. He graduated from William Penn Senior High School.
Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary July 26, 2017
Donald E. and Norva M. Junkins of Red Lions recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on June 15, 1957 at the Windsor Church of God by the late Rev. J. D. Ensminger.
To celebrate the occasion, the couple went on a nine-day Mississippi River cruise on the American Queen and held an open house on July 8.
Donald and Norva are retired.
Collazo-Collazo July 19, 2017
The marriage of Carmen Collazo and Daniel A. Collazo Sr. took place on July 7 in York. Pastor Erbin Rivera officiated at the 5 p.m. wedding.
The bride graduated from high school, and she graduated from college in 2005.
The groom graduated from Ponce High School in 1985 and is employed by Matthews International in York.
The bride was given in marriage by Daniel J. Collazo-Medina.
The couple now resides in York.
Farrell-Ness July 19, 2017
Caitlin Farrell of East York and Dirk Ness of East York have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect graduated from Dallastown Area High School in 2009 and Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2013. She is employed by WellSpan Health in York.
The groom-to-be graduated from Dallastown Area High School in 2004 and is employed by York Home Performance in York.
A September 2018 wedding is planned.
Geary-Miller July 19, 2017
Steven and Debra Geary of Fairfax, Va., have announced the engagement of their daughter, Katie Geary of Fairfax, to Rhys Miller of Reston, Va.
The bride-elect graduated from Trinity Christian School in 2008 and University of Mary Washington in 2012. She is currently working toward a master's degree in secondary mathematics from George Mason University, which she is scheduled to receive in 2018. She is employed by Fairfax County Public Schools in Fairfax.
Mr. Miller is the son of Jeffrey and Carolyn Miller of Strasburg. He graduated from Lampeter-Strasburg High School in 2007 and Grove City College in 2011. He is currently working toward a master's degree in applied statistics from Penn State University, which he is scheduled to receive in 2019. He is employed by DIGITALSPEC LLC in Fairfax.
A September wedding is planned.