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Weddings and Engagements

Weddings Engagements

Weddings

Marion A. Bouley – G. Phillip Rodgers

Marion Bouley and G. Phillip Rodgers were married at the George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library on August 23, 2009.  Rev. James Harrington of the Hudson Baptist Church officiated.  A reception at the library followed the ceremony.

The groom is the son of the late George H. and Ella M. Rodgers, for whom the library is named after due to the donation made by the groom and his brother, Alvin.

The bride was escorted by her sons, John Jr. and Paul Bouley.  The maid of honor was Robin Forrest, daughter of the bride.  The junior bridesmaid was Bianca Rodonis, great granddaughter of the bride.

The best man was Alvin Rodgers, brother of the groom.  The ring bearer was Andrew Lorentzen, great-grandson of the groom.

The couple was chauffeured in a 1937 Buick driven by Frank Forrest, grandson of the bride.  The bride’s godchild, Jennifer VanTausch, was in charge of planning the event.

The couple will divide their residence between Hudson, NH, and Cape Coral, FL.

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Erica L. Coleman – Jonathan W. Crawford

Erica L. Coleman of Hudson and Jonathan W. Crawford of Hudson were married in a ceremony performed by Laurie Collishaw on Friday, August 28, 2009 at the The Brookstone Event Center in Derry.

The bride is the daughter of Mary Jo Coleman and Dave Coleman, both of Hudson.

The groom is the son of Barbara Crawford of Hudson and William Crawford of Kentucky.

The bride was given in marriage by both of her parents.

The maid of honor was Amanda Coleman of Hudson and sister of the bride.  Other bridal attendants were Stephanie Coleman, Lindsey Dirocco, and Jessica Crawford.

The best man was David Coleman of Hudson and brother of the bride.  Groomsmen were Jason Back, Rick Grever, and Ricardo Silva.

A reception was held at The Brookstone Event Center in Derry.  After honeymooning in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, for 11 days, the couple resides in Hudson.

The bride graduated from Alvirne in 2003 and attended Middlesex Community College majoring in liberal arts.  She is employed by the Hudson Police Department.

The groom graduated from Alvirne in 2003 and graduated from New Hampshire Community Technical College with a degree in automotive technology.  He is employed by Pro-Vision Auto as a mechanic.

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Elizabeth Cowan – Ryan Scott Sheil

Elizabeth Cowan of Washington, DC and Ryan Scott Sheil of Hudson were married in a ceremony performed by Reverend Roger Bilodeau on November 8, 2008 at the U.S. Coast Guard Memorial Chapel in New London, CT.  The bride is the daughter of Michael Cowan and Maryann McDermott of Washington, DC and the groom is the son of Martin and Carol Sheil of Hudson.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.  The Maid of Honor was Genevieve Cowan, of Washington, DC, sister of the bride.  Other bridal attendants were Sara Langley and Keara Linehan, friends of the bride.  The Flower Girl was Nicole McDermott and the Ring Bearer was James McDermott, both cousins of the bride.

The Best Man was Craig Sheil of Bedford, brother of the groom.  Ushers were Zachary Cowan, brother of the bride, and Brian Jobin, friend of the groom.

A reception was held at the Coast Guard Academy Officer’s Club in New London.

After a one-week honeymoon on Oahu, HI, the couple will live in Anchorage, AK.

The bride graduated from the University of New Hampshire in Durham.  She is employed by the Alaska Regional Hospital as a medical assistant.

The groom graduated from the University of New Hampshire in Durham.  He is a First Lieutenant in the Air Force, assigned to the 3rd Operational Support Squadron at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage.

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Amanda Fontaine – Christopher Comeau

Amanda Fontaine, of Litchfield, and Christopher Comeau, of Haverhill, MA were married in a ceremony performed by Reverend Paul Montiminy and Reverend Robert Canole on November 1, 2008 at St. Catherine Parish in Manchester, NH.

The bride is the daughter of Russ and Kelly Fontaine, of Litchfield, and the groom is the son of T. J and Susan Comeau, of Haverhill.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

The maid of honor was Kristen Fontaine, sister of the bride.  Other bridal attendants were Cate Comeau, sister of the groom; Caitlin Cavanaugh, cousin of the bride; Laura DeMaggio and Heidi Chase, friends of the bride.

The best man was Dave Clark, friend of the groom.  Ushers were Donny Slater, Mike Barbieri, Joey Byron, Mike Jewett, Jeff Garlough, and Joe Cioni, all friends of the groom.

A reception was held at the Manchester Country Club.

After a honeymoon in Hawaii, Los Angeles and San Francisco, CA, the couple will live in Haverhill.

The bride graduated from Emmanuel College, Boston, MA.  She is employed by General Electric as a Marketing Specialist.

The groom attended Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill.  He is employed by T.D. BankNorth as a Community Development Officer.

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Jennifer L. Nichologianis – Jeremie R. Galipeault

Jennifer L. Nichologianis of Nashua and Jeremie R. Galipeault of Hudson were married in a ceremony performed by Reverend Gary Belliveau on August 30, 2008, at St. Kathryn Church in Hudson.

The bride is the daughter of Paul Nichologianis of Nashua and Lori Nolan of Concord.  The groom is the son of Richard and Nancy Galipeault of Hudson.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.  The matron of honor was Brook Lacasse of Merrimack, sister of the bride.  Other bridal attendants were Stacey Kopka, Jenny Riendeau, Laura Webster, and Amy Barlow, all friends.  The flower girl was Sarah Mills, cousin of the bride, and the ring bearer was Michael Galipeault of Concord, nephew of the groom.

The best man was Richard Galipeault Sr., of Hudson, father of the groom.  Ushers were Heath Ouellette, Mathew Raymond, Kevin Lacasse, and Richard Galipeault Jr.

A reception was held at the groom’s parents’ house in Hudson.

After a honeymoon at Lake Sunapee, the couple will live in Concord.

The bride graduated from Nashua High School and Continental Academie of Hair Design.  She is employed by Peter’s Unlimited Images in Concord as a hairdresser.

The groom graduated from Alvirne High School and attended NH Community Technical College.  He is employed by Universal Décor and Installation Inc. as a construction worker.

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Maria A. Ostrokolowicz – Michael H. Beaudette

Maria A. Ostrokolowicz of Webster, MA, and Michael H. Beaudette of Hudson, were married in a ceremony performed by Deacon Paul Brown on October 25, 2008, at Sacred Heart Church in Webster.

The bride is the daughter of Carla Manzi of Webster, and Peter Ostrokolowicz of Irvine, CA. 

She is the granddaughter of James and Theresa Manzi of Webster and the late Joseph and Eva Ostrokolowicz.  Her stepfather is James mason of Webster. 

The groom is the son of Lou and Kris Beaudette of Hudson and grandson of Mrs. Claire Beaudette of Dracut, MA and the late Victor Beaudette; and the late Kay and John Holmes of Tewksbury, MA.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

A reception was held at the Lord Thompson Manor in Thompson, CT.

After a one-week honeymoon in Tahiti the couple will live in Dudley, MA.

The bride graduated from Bartlett High School in Webster in 2000.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education in 2004 and her master’s degree in Education in 2007 from Anna Maria College in Paxton, MA.  She is employed as a fourth grade teacher in the Worcester, MA public school system.

The groom graduated from Alvirne High School in Hudson in 1998.  He earned his business degree from the University of New Hampshire in 2001.  he is employed as a territory manager for Stonhard Corporation of NJ.

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Trisha Dee Perry – Glenn Paul Muldoon

Trisha Dee Perry and Glenn Paul Muldoon were married on June 26, 2009 at Immaculate Conception Church in Nashua.  Father Robert Guillemette officiated at the early evening ceremony.  A reception was held at Sky Meadow Country Club in Nashua.

The bride was escorted by her father.  She is the daughter of Russell Perry, of Manchester, and the late Diana Giordani, of Litchfield.  The groom is the son of Susan and Gordon Muldoon of Nashua.

Matron of honor was Kimberly Crowell.  Bridesmaids were Darcie Lozeau, sister of the bride; Suzanne Woodward, cousin of the bride; Ashley Haigis and Ashley Mattison.  The flower girls were Emelie and Isabella Cocoziellio, cousins of the groom.

Best man was Gregg Muldoon, brother of the groom.  Ushers were Jacob Giordani and Brandon Perry, brothers of the bride; John Khoury and Steve Fogel.  The ring bearers were Aj Jackson and Noah Jackson, godson of the bride and groom.

The bride is a 2008 graduate of Merrimack College, North Andover, MA, where she earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration.  She is currently the Marketing Coordinator at an imaging technology company in North Andover.

The groom is a 2002 graduate of Nichols College, Dudley, MA, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a 2006 graduate of Southern New Hampshire, Manchester, where he earned his Masters in Business Administration.  He is currently the Purchasing Manager at a pharmaceutical company in Cambridge, MA.

The couple honeymooned for two weeks in the French Polynesian Islands of Tahiti and Bora Bora.  They currently reside in Methuen, MA.

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Laura Elizabeth Polanec – Jason Brodie McLafferty

Laura Elizabeth Polanec of Hudson and Jason Brodie McLafferty of Butler, PA were married in a ceremony performed by Reverend Cassandra Sutton on Saturday, May 2, 2009 at Springwood Manor, Verona, PA.

The bride is the daughter of Gary and Frances Polanec of Hudson, and the groom is the son of Bob and Kay McLafferty of Butler, PA.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

The maid of honor was Tanya Lucio of Pittsburgh, PA (friend).  Other bridal attendants were: Kim Polanec of Concord (sister-in-law), Helen Williams of Worcester, MA (friend), Saba Jafri of Jacksonville, FL (friend), and Erin McLafferty of Pittsburgh, PA (sister-in-law).  The flower girl was Colleen McLafferty (cousin of the groom) and the ring bearer was Zachary Slenker-Smith (cousin of the bride).

The best man was Steve Mekis of Fenelton, PA (friend).  Groomsmen were: Rick Oesterling of Butler, PA (friend), Charles Utz of Erie, PA (friend), Eric Rossi of Colorado Springs, CO (friend), and Ryan Saul of Greenville, PA (friend).

A reception was held at Springwood following the ceremony.

The couple went for a one-week honeymoon in DisneyWorld, Orlando, FL and now resides in Pittsburgh, PA.

The bride is attending the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and is a fourth year medical student with a graduation date of May 2010.  She is a 2002 graduate of Alvirne High School.

The groom graduated from Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA in December 2008 with a Doctorate (PhD) in Material Science/Engineering.  He is employed by Canadian Auto Preservation of Hartville, Ohio, as a Research Consultant.

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Engagements

Jessica Cordeiro – Andrew Sawyer

William and Jacqueline Cordeiro Jr., of Pelham, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Cordeiro, to Andrew Sawyer, son of Dana and Maryann Sawyer of Pelham.

Miss Cordeiro graduated from Pelham High School in 2004.  She will be graduating from Hesser College in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Mr. Sawyer graduated from Pelham High School in 2005.  He graduated from New Hampshire Community Technical College with an associate’s degree in applied science.

A May 2010 wedding is planned.

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Amanda Foote – Corey Bell

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Roseanne Foote of York, ME, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Corey Bell, son of Craig and Jenifer Bell of East Swanzey, NH.

Miss Foote graduated from Alvirne High School in 2002 and Keene State College in 2006.  She is employed by the Nashua School District as a first-grade teacher.

Mr. Bell graduated from Monadnock Regional High School in 2002 and Keene State College in 2006.  He is employed by Melanson Co. as a project manager.

An August 2010 wedding is planned.

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Jennifer Hamel – Christopher Keddy

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Hamel, of Litchfield, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Hamel, to Christopher Keddy, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Keddy, of Hanover, MA.

Miss Hamel graduated from Alvirne High School in 1999, Syracuse University in 2003, and earned her MBA from the University of Massachusetts-Boston in 2008.  She is employed by New Balance Athletic Shoe in Brighton, MA, in public relations.

Mr. Keddy graduated from Hanover High School in 1999 and Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT, in 2003.  He is also employed by New Balance Athletic Shoe, in marketing.

A November 2009 wedding is planned.

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Kelsey Tally – Gavin LeBel

Don and Lisa LeBel, of Pelham, are very proud to announce the engagement of their son, Gavin LeBel, to Miss Kelsey Tally of Columbus, GA.  Gavin and Kelsey met while attending school at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.  Both currently seniors at Liberty, the two have felt called into full-time ministry work.  Gavin is majoring in biblical studies, and Kelsey’s major is in women’s ministry with a minor in intercultural studies.  It is their desire to share the Gospel of Jesus among the least reached people in Western Europe.

The wedding is scheduled for December 2009 in Lynchburg

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