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Ashten Gibson, Charles Frank

BLOOMINGDALE — Walter and Karen Gibson of Bloomingdale have announced the engagement of their daughter, Ashten Marie, to Charles Frank, son of Don and Susan Ebersbacher of Chesterland, Ohio. The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Indian Creek High School and a 2015 graduate of Youngstown ...

D. McFadden, M. Barker

WINTERSVILLE — Greg McFadden of Wintersville and Mica McFadden of Weirton announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, DaKota Lynn McFadden, to Matthew Craig Barker, son of Wendy and Ronald Barker of Bergholz. The bride-to-be graduated from Indian Creek High School ...

J. Schwertfeger, N. DiBattista

FOLLANSBEE — Mark E. and DeeAnn Schwertfeger, along with Thomas and the late Bobbie Jo DiBattista, announce the engagement of their children, Jesse Leigh and Nicholas Rossi, all of Follansbee. The bride-to-be holds a master’s degree in applied behavior analysis from Ball State ...

K. Baldwin, E. Christopher

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Barb) Baldwin Jr. of Steubenville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kacey Elizabeth, to Erik Christopher, son of Kurt and Jann Dekome of Mantua, Ohio. The bride-to-be to be is a 2010 graduate of Steubenville High School and a 2013 graduate of ...

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Smith — FitzGerald

COLUMBUS — Jenna Lynn Smith and Ann Taylor FitzGerald were united in marriage on Dec. 1, 2018, at the Clintonville Woman’s Club in Columbus. Tyler Arvin officiated the 5:30 p.m. ceremony. Jenna is the daughter of William J. and Lindy Smith of Bloomingdale. Taylor is the daughter of David ...

Martin — Johnson

COLLIERS — Amber K. Martin and Zach S. Johnson were united in marriage on June 16 at their home. The Rev. Earl Bailey officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of William and Michelle Martin of Wellsburg. The groom is the son of Randy and Carmen Johnson of Colliers. Elizabeth ...

Blackley — Blake

OXFORD, N.C. — Carson Layne Blackley and Ezekial Cody Blake were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony held May 12 at Oxford United Methodist Church in Oxford. The Rev. Jenny Wilson officiated the 5 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Blackley of Bullock, ...

Virden — LaPosta

WEIRTON — Chelsea Danielle Virden and Kevan Vincent LaPosta were united in marriage on Oct. 21, 2017, at First United Methodist Church in Weirton. The Rev. Carol McKay officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony. The bride was escorted down the aisle by her mother and father, Karen Virden of Weirton and ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Jochims

HOPEDALE — Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Jochims of Hopedale celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 4. Jochims and the former Karen Carlon were united in marriage on Jan. 4, 1969, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hopedale. He is the son of the late Richard and Clara Jochims, and she ...

Mr. and Mrs. Kim Ford

NEW CUMBERLAND — Mr. and Mrs. Kim Ford, formerly of New Cumberland, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary during a party held in their honor on Dec. 8 at the VFW in Weirton. Ford and the former Jean Gaston were united in marriage on Dec 15, 1948, in Cumberland, Md. He is the son of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Snider

WINTERSVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Robert “Bob” Snider of Steubenville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their sons and daughters-in-law. Snider and the former Darlene Lockhart were united in marriage on Oct. 26, 1968, in Charleston, S.C., at Bethel Methodist ...

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Crossley

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Bill Crossley of Weirton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 28. Crossley and the former Tina “Carol” Tassey were united in marriage on Sept. 28, 1968, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Weirton. He is the son of the late Lawrence and Jean Crossley ...