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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 1:41 PM

PALMETTO, Fla. – Jodi Lynne Utendorf and Joseph James Koehler are announcing their engagement and approaching marriage.

The bride-elect, the daughter of James and Linda Utendorf of Grover Hill, is a 2005 alumna of Wayne Trace High School who received a degree in radiology from the University of St. Frances in 2007 and holds a masters in desimetry. She is a desimetrist for 21st Century Oncology in Sarasota, Fla.

Her fiancé is the son of James and Sue Koehler of Parrish, Fla. He graduated Davison High School in 2001 and received his degree in pro golf management from Ferris University in 2006. He is an EMT for Sun Star Paramedics in Tampa, Fla.

The pair will be united in marriage at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at the Palmetto Bed and Breakfast in Palmetto.

They will make their home at 4122 Middle River Terrace in Ellenton, Fla.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 1:40 PM


ENGADINE, Mich. – Jayna Lynn Taylor and Timothy James Snyder of Paulding are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Loy and Kate Taylor of Defiance and Dale and Linda Case of Grover Hill. She attended nursing school and was previously a STNA at Kindred Hospital.

Her fiancé is the son of Jim and Sandi Synder of Engadine, Mich. He is employed by ACE Hardware.

A 4 p.m. wedding ceremony is planned for Saturday, June 22, 2013, in Engadine, Mich.


Wednesday, May 08, 2013 1:43 PM

PAULDING – Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Ruth Riley will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on May 16.

They are the parents of two daughters, Vicky (Bill) Rager and Cindy (Larry) Grace.

The couple also have five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren who will help celebrate 65 years of happiness.

Wednesday, May 01, 2013 3:27 PM

PAULDING — Mr. and Mrs. Daryl Hart will be celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary on May 7.

Daryl W. Hart and Floanne R. Mott were married on May 7, 1988, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Defiance, by Jon Lebsack and Richard Ooten.

Daryl was employed by Hartzog Lumber for 14 years and has installed for Lowe’s since 2001.

Floanne is a barber/stylist at Hart’s Hair Care and Country Inn.

The are the parents of two children, Riley J. and Quinten E. Hart.

They will celebrate the occasion with an open house hosted by their family from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at the Paulding County Senior Center.

Wednesday, May 01, 2013 3:26 PM

Jeffrey and Barbara Proxmire, of Defiance, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jerica Proxmire, to Michael Miller, son of Francis Miller of Hicksville and Nancy Miller of Fort Wayne.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Paulding High School. She is pursuing an RN degree at Rhodes State College, Lima. She is employed as an STNA at the Laurels of Defiance.

Her fiancé is a 2005 graduate of Hicksville High School. He is pursuing an associate’s degree in both network administration and computer programming at Northwest State Community College, Archbold. He is employed as a web developer and technical support technician at MetaLINK Technologies of Defiance.

The couple will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, May 18, 2013.