Pheney-Lamoreaux Mr. and Mrs. Ronald C. Lamoreaux of Belding announce the engagement of their son, Jason Christopher Lamoreaux, to Maura Patricia Pheney of New York, N.Y. Jason is a graduate of Grand Rapids Catholic Central and Aquinas College, and has completed his master’s degree at Western Michigan University. He is the owner of Lamoreaux Auction and Appraisal LLC. Maura is the daughter of Dennis and Lynn Pheney of Farmington Hills, Mich. She is a graduate of Mercy High School and University of Notre Dame, and will graduate in May 2010 with a master’s degree from Baruch College (CUNY). She is currently employed by the Yonkers School System as the public information officer for Yonkers Public Schools. The couple has planned a July wedding.
Coffman-Holbert Paul and Marci Coffman and Dan and Kate Holbert are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Amanda Coffman and Ben Holbert, both of Rockford. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Marci Coffman of Rockford. She is a graduate of Northpointe Christian School and is working toward her bachelor’s degree in marketing at Davenport University. She is currently employed by MDCOX inc. Burton Snowboards as a sales representative. The groom-elect is the son of Dan and Kate Holbert of Cascade. He is a graduate of Rockford High School and is currently employed by Hope Network. The July 24, 2010 ceremony is planned at Bay Pointe Inn on Gun Lake, and the couple will honeymoon in St. Lucia. The couple will reside in Rockford.
Williams-Haskamp Taryne Williams of Rockford and Adrian Haskamp of Rio Rancho, N.M., announce their engagement to be married. Taryne is a lieutenant JG in the U.S. Navy and currently stationed in Virginia Beach, Va. She has just returned from Afghanistan. Adrian is a captain in the U.S. Marines and stationed in San Diego, Calif. The wedding is to take place in San Diego on January 15, 2011, where they will be living and stationed. Taryne is the daughter of Norman Williams of Rockford and Kathleen Kurtz of Belmont. Adrian is the son of Reid and Daisy Haskamp of Rio Rancho, N. M.
Rickson-Haas Sara Rickson of Rockford and Brian Haas of Allegan are proud to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rick and Sue Rickson of Rockford. She is a graduate of Rockford High School, the University of Michigan, and Thomas M. Cooley Law School. The groom-to-be is the son of Don and Debbie Haas of Allegan. He is a graduate of Allegan High School and Grand Valley State University. The couple has set a wedding date for October 24, 2009, in Grand Rapids. Parrish-Carrick The marriage of Diana Parrish and Brad Carrick will be celebrated on October 10, 2009. The future bride of Wyoming is a graduate of Cedar Springs High School, Grand Valley State University with a degree in marketing, and is currently attending Cornerstone University for her MBA. She is employed by H.T. Hackney.Her parents are David and Julie Parrish of Rockford and Joann Parrish of Cedar Springs. The future groom of Wyoming is a graduate of Forest Hills Central and Grand Valley State University with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. He is employed by Brinks. His parents are Steven and Marcia Carrick of Byron Center, and Susan Carrick of Grand Rapids. Matron of honor will be Amy VanderLann with bridesmaids Jennifer VanderLaan, Victoria Andres and Sandra Temple. Best man will be David VanderLann and groomsmen Matthew Brozowski, Jim Lane and John Lane. Flower girls will be Samantha VanderLaan and Dakota Harmon. Ring bearers will be Mitchell VanderLaan and Isaac Parrish. The wedding ceremony will be at Holmdene Gardens at Aquinas College, and the couple will honeymoon on a cruise in the Caribbean.
Hecksel-Martin Greg and Bonnie Hecksel and Ed and Char Martin of Rockford announce the engagement of their children Lauren Hecksel and Kyle Martin. Lauren, of Auburn Hills, Mich., is a 2001 graduate of Rockford High School and a 2006 graduate of Aquinas College with a bachelor of arts degree in special education. She is employed by National Heritage Academies as a special education teacher. Kyle, of Auburn Hills, Mich., is a 2002 graduate of Rockford High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of Michigan. He is employed by Forest Lake Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. as their assistant golf professional. The couple has planned an October 3, 2009 wedding at Bostwick Lake Congregational Church in Rockford. They will honeymoon in the Bahamas and will reside in Auburn Hills, Mich.