Swarr-Einsig November 17, 2017
Amber Swarr of York and Karac Einsig of York have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Deb McDonald of Rising Sun, Md., and the late Amos Swarr III. She graduated from Columbia High School in 2001 and is employed by Sonoco Display and Packaging in Hellam.
Mr. Einsig is the son of Jeff and Cindy Einsig of Wellsville. He graduated from Northern High School in 2001.
A July 2018 wedding is planned.
Sheaffer-Myers November 17, 2017
Terry and Sandra Sheaffer of York have announced the engagement of their daughter, Tessa M. Sheaffer of York Haven, to Steven M. Myers of York Haven.
The bride-elect graduated from West York Area High School and from Dickinson College. She attends Widener University Commonwealth Law School and is employed by The Hamme Law Firm LLC, York.
Mr. Myers is the son of Jay and Roxanne Myers of York. He graduated from Northeastern High School and from ITT Tech. He is employed by GGS Information Services, York.
An August 2018 wedding is planned.
Lefever-Herr November 15, 2017
Craig and Ginger Lefever of Millersville have announced the engagement of their daughter Taylor Lefever of Millersville to Brandon Herr of Drumore.
The bride-elect graduated from Penn Manor High School in 2014. She is employed by Lancaster-Lebanon Intermidiate Unit 13 in Lancaster.
Mr. Herr is the son of Bryan and Kelly Herr of Drumore. He graduated from Solanco High School in 2012. He is employed by Restaurant Mechanical Services in Mountville.
A September 2018 wedding is planned.
Dwyer-Sedlacek November 13, 2017
The wedding of Jan Lynne Sedlacek and Roger Lee Dwyer took place on Oct. 15 at Saint Mary's Chapel in Elverson.
The Rev. Bernard Maguire officiated at the ceremony, which was blessed by R. Alan Lindsay, Saint Mary's pastoral leader. The musician was Katie Rutt, and the soloist was Gayle Lindsay. This was the first wedding at Saint Mary's Chapel since it reopened in September 2013.
Jeannie Potts was the matron of honor, and Roger Lee Dwyer Jr. was best man. The bride was escorted by her children, Joelle Sedlacek and John Matlock.
The couple resides in Newtown Square.
Sheaffer-Loy November 9, 2017
Joe and Donna Sheaffer of New Providence have announced the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Sheaffer, to Tyler Loy, son of Rick and Missy Lewis of Quarryville. Both the bride-elect and groom-to-be are 2012 graduates of Solanco High School, where they first met.
The bride-elect is a 2016 graduate of Millersville University and is currently employed as a graphic designer for Willow Valley Communities.
Mr. Loy is a 2014 graduate of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and is employed by Warfel Construction as a virtual design and construction specialist.
A spring 2019 wedding is planned.
Landis-Lovelace November 8, 2017
Terry and Susan Landis of Dover have announced the engagement of their daughter, Faith Landis of Dover, to Jacob Lovelace of Dover.
The bride-elect graduated from York County School of Technology in 2016. She is employed by A. Duie Pyle, York.
Mr. Lovelace is the son of Wayne and Melissa Lovelace of West York. He graduated from York County School of Technology in 2014 and is employed by A. Duie Pyle, York.
A 2019 wedding is planned.
Meshey-Steinhofer November 3, 2017
The wedding of Candace Steinhofer and Clark Meshey took place on Oct. 14 at Meredith Manor in Pottstown. Justice of the Peace William Maruszczak officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony. Providing music for the ceremony was Steve Slater of VIP DJ Entertainment.
The bride is the daughter of Kenneth Steinhofer of Downingtown and Nancy Steinhofer of Downingtown. She graduated from Downingtown High School and from Kutztown University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a master's degree in instructional technology. She is employed as a kindergarten teacher.
The groom is the son of John and Tammy Meshey of Columbia. He attended Columbia High School and graduated from Kutztown University with a bachelor's degree in fine arts. He is employed as a graphic and interactive designer.
The maid of honor was Katrina Steinhofer. Bridesmaids were Leah Rossi, Jackie Kampf, Jill Schmeer, Jenn Carroll, Kristin Stoltzfuz, and Cortney Keller. The flower girl was Melody Monroe.
Serving as best man was Jarrett Swisher. Groomsmen were Yahya McIntyre, Albert Metz, John Schmeer, Derek Shive, Ryan Clark, and Bobby Schoelkopf.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents. She wore an allure romance antique ivory gown offset with decorative lace applique, beaded straps and waistband, scooped back, and layers of tulle. She carried a bouquet of mango mini callas, burgundy roses and kangaroo paws, burnt orange hypericum berries, orange-tinted solidao, burgundy cockscomb, and curly willow.
The reception was held at Meredith Manor.
For their wedding trip, the couple enjoyed a mini getaway to Jim Thorpe. They are planning a honeymoon to Ireland in the summer of 2018.
Couple Marks 40th Anniversary November 2, 2017
Clair and June Nolt of Manheim celebrated their 40th anniversary on Nov. 5. They were married at Mount Joy Mennonite Church on Nov. 5, 1977.
Mr. Nolt is a farmer and is also employed by Arconic in Lancaster. Mrs. Nolt is a homemaker and assists with farming responsibilities. They attend Erisman Mennonite Church.
Mr. and Mrs. Nolt are the parents of Janelle, wife of Christopher Shelly, of Lancaster; and Jeffrey Nolt of Manheim. They have two grandchildren, Marissa and Josiah Shelly. In addition to a special dinner with their family, the couple celebrated their anniversary with a trip to Maine.
Beard-Naylor November 1, 2017
Emily Beard of York and Sean Naylor of Eldersburg, Md., have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Melissa and James Beard of York. She graduated from Dallastown Area High School in 2011 and from York College of Pennsylvania in 2015. She is employed by WellSpan Health York Hospital, York.
Mr. Naylor is the son of Steven and Christine Naylor of Eldersburg, Md. He graduated from Liberty High School in 2011 and from York College of Pennsylvania in 2015. He is employed by Fox 43 in York.
A November 2018 wedding is planned.
Carter-Lant November 1, 2017
Brian and Kristen Carter of Oxford have announced the engagement of their daughter, Erin Carter of Oxford, to Michael Lant of Horseheads, N.Y.
The bride-elect graduated from Oxford Area High School in 2010 and Albright College in 2014. She is employed by Bright Beginnings Child Care in Oxford.
Mr. Lant is the son of Martin and Rhonda Lant of Horseheads, N.Y. He is a Homeschool graduate. He is employed by C.P. Yeatman and Son in Avondale.
An August 2018 wedding is planned.
Bistline-Hartman October 25, 2017
Kelly Bistline of Mount Wolf has announced the engagement of her daughter, Kelsey Elizabeth Bistline of Mount Wolf, to Joseph Leroy Hartman III of York.
The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late John Bistline. She graduated from a homeschool program in 2008 and is employed by West York Area Middle School, York.
Mr. Hartman is the son of Joseph II and Susan Hartman of York. He graduated from a homeschool program in 2009 and from Penn State University in 2013. He is employed by GEA Refrigeration, York.
An April 2018 wedding is planned.
Emenheiser-Shaffer October 25, 2017
Katie Emenheiser of Yorkana and Eric Shaffer of Yorkana have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Ronald Sr. and Carol Emenheiser of Yorkana. She graduated from Eastern York High School in 2014 and is employed by Lehman Volvo in York.
Mr. Shaffer is the son of Barbara Shaffer of Felton and John and Tamra Shaffer of York. He graduated from Eastern York High School in 2003 and from Temple University in 2007. He is employed by Mister Car Wash in York.
A May 2018 wedding is planned.
King-Fairchild October 19, 2017
Brian King and Shelly Fairchild celebrated their marriage along with family and friends on May 27. The ceremony and reception took place at Pheasant Run Farm Bed and Breakfast in Willow Street. Pastor John Hostetter officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony.
The couple resides in Lancaster.
Taylor-De Jesus October 18, 2017
Nan and Tate Taylor of York have announced the engagement of their daughter, Megan Taylor of York Haven, to Edgar De Jesus of York Haven.
The bride-elect graduated from Central York High School in 2008 and attended HACC. She is employed by Typical Life Corporation in York.
Mr. De Jesus is the son of Celines and Edgardo De Jesus of York. He graduated from Cocoa High School in 2010 and from Brevard Community College in 2011. He is employed by Assurant in York.
A June 2018 wedding is planned.
Hendershot-Strittmatter October 12, 2017
The marriage of Emily Strittmatter and James Hendershot took place on Aug. 26 at Normandy Farm in Blue Bell. The Honorable Daniel J. Clifford presided over the 5 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Dr. John and Betsy Strittmatter of Youngsville, N.C. She graduated from Garden Spot High School in 2007 and Susquehanna University in 2011 and received a master's degree from the University of the Sciences. She is employed by Abington Jefferson Hospital in Abington.
The groom is the son of Neil and Patricia Hendershot of Harrisburg. He graduated from Central Dauphin High School in 2006, Susquehanna University in 2010, and the Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law in 2014. He is employed by Braverman Kaskey Law in Philadelphia.
The bride was given in marriage by her father.
The reception was held in Silos Ballroom at Normandy Farm in Blue Bell.
After a wedding trip to St. Lucia, Lesser Antilles, the couple resides in Cheltenham.
Helm-Siegfried October 11, 2017
Mary Elizabeth and Jeffrey Helm of Columbia have announced the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Elizabeth Helm of East Petersburg, to Brandon Matthew Siegfried of East Petersburg.
The bride-to-be graduated from Lancaster Catholic High School in 2006 and Alvernia University in 2010. She is employed by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster in Lancaster.
The groom-to-be is the son of Kathryn and Gary Siegfried of Etters. He graduated from Red Land High School in 2000 and Bloomsburg University in 2004. He is employed by DXC Technology Co. in Camp Hill.
A June 2018 wedding is planned.
Coleman-Markovits October 11, 2017
The marriage of Kathryn Markovits and John Coleman Jr. took place on Jan. 7 at Mary Mother of the Church in Mount Joy. The Rev Mark Speitel and the Rev. Ronald Kelso officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Tim and Mary Markovits of Mount Joy. She graduated from Donegal High School in 2012 and West Chester University (WCU) in 2016. She currently attends graduate school at WCU, from which she is scheduled to graduate in 2018. She is a graduate assistant at WCU and also works at Victory at Parkesburg.
The groom is the son of John and Elaine Coleman of Mount Joy. He graduated from Donegal High School in 2011 and Millersville University in 2015. He is employed by QVC in West Chester.
The maid of honor was Jordan Houtz of West Chester.
The best men were Kent Gable and Diego Lopez-Cabrera, both of Mount Joy.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. Pat Enos provided music for the ceremony.
The reception took place at the Historic Revere Tavern in Paradise.
After a wedding cruise, the couple resides in Parkesburg.
Herr-Johnston October 11, 2017
Ashley Herr of Coatesville and Steven Johnston of North Wales have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Gary and Debra Meck of Lewisberry. She graduated from Northern High School in 2004, Millersville University in 2008, West Chester University in 2014 and Immaculata University in 2016. She is employed by Coatesville Area School District in Coatesville.
Mr. Johnston is the son of Wayne Johnston of North Wales and Joyce Johnston of Harleysville. He graduated from Hatboro Horsham High School in 2002, Millersville University in 2009 and also attended Temple University. He is self-employed in Coatesville.
An Aug. 18, 2018, wedding is planned.
Ringso-Langseth October 6, 2017
Kaylyn Ringso of Lancaster and Tucker Langseth of Lancaster have announced their engagment.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Erik Ringso and Kathryn Ringso of Lancaster and Angela Kell of Lancaster. She graduated from Hempfield High School in 2011. She is employed by Neffsville Veterinary Clinic in Lancaster.
Mr. Langseth is the son of Julie and Peter Langseth of Lancaster. He graduated from Hempfield High School in 2010 and Penn State University in 2015. He is employed by Eurofins Lancaster Labratories in Lancaster.
A September 2018 wedding is planned.
Binkley-Matos October 6, 2017
Kelly Binkley of Manheim and Tyler Matos of Manheim have announced their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Douglas and Connie Binkley of Manheim. She attended Manheim Central High School.
The groom-to-be is the son of David and Melissa Matos of Millersville and Gary and Donna Maxwell of Millersville. He attended Penn Manor High School.
A fall 2018 wedding is planned.