Monday, February 2, 2015

Brooke-Peterson engagement




PHILADELPHIA – The engagement of Courtney Brooke and Eric Lee Peterson, both of Philadelphia, was announced by her parents, Jon and Suzanne Brooke, 447 Weinsteiger Road, Bechtelsville.

Ms. Brooke is a 1999 graduate of Boyertown Area High School, a 2003 graduate of Penn State University with a bachelor of arts degree in journalism, and a 2014 graduate of Jones International University with a master’s degree in business communication. She is a senior manager in communications at Comcast Cable, Philadelphia.

Her fiancé is the son of Daniel and Laurie Feldman of Manalapan, N.J. He is a 1999 graduate of J.P. Stevens High School, attended Bloomsburg University where he majored in marketing, and is a 2003 graduate of the Florida Culinary School. He is a recruiter with the Manpower Group, Philadelphia.

A July 2015 wedding is planned at the home of the parents of the bride-to-be.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Younker-Palmieri wedding




 SCHWENKSVILLE – Meredith Anne Younker, daughter of Holly and James Younker, 468 Baptist Church Road, East Coventry, became the bride of Anthony Joseph Palmieri of Lumberton, N.C. in Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Roman Catholic Church, 256 Swamp Pike.

The Rev. Jeff Rott officiated.

The bride is a 2006 graduate of Owen J. Roberts High School and a 2010 graduate of Kutztown University with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education. She is a kindergarten teacher with Tanglewood Elementary School, Lumberton, N.C.

The bridegroom, son of Lisa and Anthony Palmieri, Dorsett Circle, Upper Providence, is a 2007 graduate of St. Pius X High School and a 2011 graduate of Cabrini College with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education. He is a third grade teacher at Tanglewood Elementary School, Lumberton, N.C.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her cousin, Brooklynne Younker. Bridesmaids were Jessica Miller, Migdalia Vergez, Natalie Hordsworth and Randi Harrop, cousin of the bride. Junior bridesmaid was Carina Chieffalo, cousin of the bridegroom.

Andrew Palmieri, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. Ushers were Matthew Younker and Ryan Younker, brothers of the bride; Theodore Younker, cousin of the bride; and D.J. Litishin. Junior usher was Dominic Chieffalo, cousin of the bridegroom.

The grandmothers of both the bride and bridegroom were gift bearers.

After a reception at the Radisson Valley Forge, the newlyweds left on a wedding trip to St. Lucia.

They will reside in Lumberton, N.C.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Shafer-Yurchick engagement





GLOUCESTER, MASS. – The engagement of Christin Shafer and Ryan Yurchick, both of Gloucester, Mass., was announced by her parents, Ruth and Robert Shafer, 179 Oberholtzer Road, Gilbertsville.

Ms. Shafer is a 2002 graduate of Boyertown Area High School and a 2006 graduate of Kutztown University with a bachelor of fine arts degree in communication design. She is a product and graphic designer with Boston Warehouse Trading Corp., Norwood, Mass.

Her fiancé is the son of Lann and Ronald Yurchick of Wilcox, Mass. He is a 2002 graduate of Johnsonburg Area High School, a 2007 graduate of Lock Haven University with a bachelor of science degree and a 2010 graduate of Lehigh University with a master of education degree. He is a health teacher at Briscoe Middle School, Beverly, Mass., and a coach at the North Shore Throwers Club.

A July 19, 2015 wedding is planned in Cape Ann, Mass.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Loeper-Feather engagement




POTTSTOWN – The engagement of Meredith Spring Loeper and Sean Adam Feather, both of Pottstown, was announced by her parents, Robert and Rochelle Loeper, 1039 Scholl Road, Pottstown.

Ms. Loeper is a 2005 graduate of Owen J. Roberts High School and a 2009 graduate of East Stroudsburg University with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education.

Her fiancé is the son of Kathie and Fran Minotto, 105 Pleasant Meadow Drive, Douglassville, and Miles Feather, 506 N. Evans St., Pottstown.  He is a 2002 graduate of Boyertown Area High School and is employed at Iron Mountain, Collegeville, as a preferred client services agent.

A wedding date has not yet been announced.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Zagerman anniversary




UPPER POTTSGROVE – Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Marc Zagerman, 42 Cherrytree Lane, are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 4, 1989 in Franklin by the Reverend Charles Skinner.

Mrs. Zagerman is the former Gina Leigh Rehberg.

The Zagermans have no children but are the owners of five pets, Maddie, Katie, Gilligan and Walter, all long-haired dachshunds, and Mulan, a Siamese cat.

Kochey-Bracey engagement




BECHTELSVILLE – The engagement of Samantha Kochey of Bechtelsville and Victor Bracey of Delta was announced by her parents, Ray and Tracy Kochey of Bechtelsville.

Ms. Kochey is a 2010 graduate of Boyertown Area High School and a 2014 graduate of East Stroudsburg University with a bachelor of science degree in athletic training. She is an athletic trainer at Coatesville Area High School.

Her fiancé is the son of Alvin and Terri Bracey of Delta. He is a 2010 graduate of Kennard Dale High School, Delta, and a 2014 graduate of East Stroudsburg University with a bachelor of science degree in athletic training. He is an athletic trainer at Howard High School, Wilmington, Del.

A fall 2015 wedding is planned.