May 25, 2015


90th Birthday – Ruhrkraut


Elsie Ruhrkraut, a former Medina Masquers member, recently celebrated her 90th birthday with friends and family. She attended West Tech High School where she gave the morning announcement as part of her Radio English Class. Elsie studied drama and it was on the stage of the senior class play that she met her husband, Roland. Read More…

Engagement – Wazney – Spitzer


Veronica Ann Wazney and Andrew Alan Spitzer, together with their families, are pleased to announce their engagement. Veronica Wazney is the daughter of Drs. Marion and John Wazney of Willoughby Hills. Veronica is the youngest of her sisters, Erica and Monica. Andrew Alan Spitzer, North Olmsted, is the son of Pat and Alan Spitzer of Read More…

Engagement – Cotton – Bertel


Joel and Connie Cotton, of Amherst, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Renee Cotton, to Erik Cheston Bertel, son of Chet and Ellen Bertel, of Northfield Center. The bride elect’s grandparents are Don and Gloria Kriebel of Sheffield, and the late Ben and Gloria Cotton, formerly of Amherst. Lauren is a Read More…

50th Anniversary – Stewart


Celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, Faye and Ron Stewart of West Salem, were married April 25, 1965, at Lodi Methodist Church. Faye was a cake decorator, and Ron was a bakery/deli manager, together they enjoyed catering and candy making. Faye is also talented when it comes to sewing and crafts, and Ron in woodworking. They Read More…

65th Anniversary – Reidy


Patricia and Dennis Reidy, of Brunswick Hills Township, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on April 15, 2015, with a Mass at St. Ambrose Church. They were married at St. Ann’s Church in Cleveland Heights on Saturday, April 15, 1950. The Rev. Louis Trivison officiated the ceremony. They couple were blessed with five children, numerous grandchildren Read More…

85th Birthday – Rahrig


Bob Rahrig, of LaGrange, turned 85 years young on March 29, 2015. Happy birthday! We love you! Jeff, Judy, Bertie and all of the Rahrig family

50th Anniversary – Jaroch


Debbie (nee Kuss) and Paul Jaroch of North Ridgeville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married at Elyria First United Methodist Church on April 3, 1965. Debbie and Paul have five children, Geoffrey of Chicago, Craig of North Ridgeville, Matthew of Chagrin Falls, Jennifer of LaGrange and Melissa of Amherst; as well as Read More…

Engagement – Ilievska – Van Straten


Marija Ilievska and Michael Van Straten have chosen October 31, 2015, as their wedding date. Marija is the daughter of Mendo and Venera Ilievski of Elyria. She is a 2008 graduate of Elyria High School and a 2013 graduate of the Ohio State University School of Engineering with a degree in biomedical engineering. She works Read More…

50th Anniversary – Bates


Donna (Mull) and Lester Bates of Milan, Ohio, and Zolfo Springs, Fla., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise dinner with family, Mickey Mouse and friends at Chef Mickey’s restaurant at Disney World in Orlando, Fla. Pastor Elmer C. Novak officiated the March 6, 1965, wedding nuptials at Pittsfield Congregational Church in Wellington. Donna Read More…

Engagement – George – McKee


Bud and Sherry George, of Wellington, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erica, to Evan McKee, son of Chuck and Kandi McKee of Wellington. Erica is a graduate of Wellington High School and earned an associates degree in Veterinary Technology at Bradford Schools in Columbus. She is employed by 4 Pets Clinic Read More…