Date published: February 25, 2010
Sheryl and Craig Dossick of Cherry Hill, N.J., and Margate, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Renay Lauren, to Scott Ari Shaw, son of Deena and Herb Utain of Warminster, and Neil and Sharon Shaw of Wynnewood.
Renay graduated from Towson University with a degree in business administration. She is working toward a master's degree in secondary mathematics education.
Scott graduated from Rider University and the American College. A certified financial planner practioner, he owns and operates an independent financial planning practice in Center City.
Renay is the granddaughter of Sylvia and Howard Dossick, and the late Ruth and Harry Lipkin. Scott is the grandson of Rose Cozen and the late Sidney Cozen, and the late Roz and Sidney Shaw.
The couple is planning a June wedding in Philadelphia.
Alan and Lois Shifren of Bensalem announce the engagement of their daughter, Nikki Perla, to Michael Thomas Vingara, son of George and Patricia Clark, also of Bensalem.
Nikki graduated from Bensalem High School and the CHI Technical Institute as a certified electrician. She currently works as a communications and security technician.
Michael, also a graduate of Bensalem High School, attends Strayer University He will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in business accounting.
Nikki is the granddaughter of Arthur and Leah Shifrin, and the late Irvin and Selma Kamison. Michael is the grandson of Sandy and Sue Vingara, and Frank and Ann Osika.
Nikki and. Michael first met in sixth grade; they started dating at the age of 21. Michael proposed last year on Memorial Day.
The couple is planning a September wedding at the Aldie Mansion in Doylestown.
Zena and Terry Fuller of Rydal, together with A. Harold Datz of Cherry Hill, N.J., and Myrna and David Ginsberg of Villanova, announce the marriage of their children, Elissa Joy Fuller and Jeffrey Brent Datz.
The ceremony and reception took place at the Rittenhouse Hotel on Nov. 28.
Rabbi Robert S. Leib and Cantor Elena Zarkh officiated.
Kathryn Falkenstein was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Jenna Lerner, sister of the groom; Caryn Datz; Jill Myers; Nikki Braverman; Emily Levasseur; Meredith Taylor; Amanda McClain; Rachel Klein; Audrie Garacciola; Adrienne Zitka; and Paige Marmer.
Jonathan Datz, brother of the groom, served as the best man. Groomsmen were Benjamin Fuller, brother of the bride; Joshua Roberts; Eric Ingber, David Pugh; Scott Rothenberg; and David Falkenstein.
Completing the wedding party was the bride's grandfather, Alexander Polakoff.
Elissa works as general counsel at Pierrel Research USA, Inc. Jeffrey is an attorney at Weitz Garfmkle Datz, LLC, in Philadelphia.
After a honeymoon in Hawaii, the couple lives outside Philadelphia.
David and Edie Sanders of Margate, N.J., formerly of Philadelphia, announce the marriage of their daughter, Jennifer, to Owen Rogers, son of Charles Rogers and Belinda Hardiman.
The ceremony and reception took place on Aug. 8 at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia.
Rabbi Ethan Franzel officiated.
Beth Sanders, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Olivia Rogers, sister of the groom, was junior bridesmaid. Bridesmaids included Sharon Binger, Lauren Mendelson, Lauren Navas, Lauren Parkin, Rachel Post, Anne Schulman, Sharon Schwartz, Amanda Siegel and Maria Zuckerman.
Brent Rogers, brother of the groom, and Douglas Sanders, brother of the bride, served as best men. Groomsmen included Tom Butler, Todd Limehouse, Gregg Murphy and Phillip Valentin.
Completing the wedding party were Marian Sanders, grandmother of the bride, and Mariola Hammill, grandmother of the groom.
Jennifer is the granddaughter of the late Louis Sanders, Ethel Blustein and David Blustein. Owen is the grandson of the late Robert Hammill, Irene Stirling and Donald Rogers.
The signing of the ketubah was witnessed by Beth Sanders and Douglas Sanders.
After a honeymoon in South Africa, the couple lives in Miami Beach, Fla.
Sherrie and Michael Krangel of Jamison, and Andrea Katz of Philadelphia announce the marriage of their children, Scott Andrew Krangel and Monica Ann Katz.
The ceremony and reception took place on Nov. 28 at Celebrations in Bensalem.
Cantor Ellie Shaffer officiated.
Diane Oronzio served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Cara Krangel, sister-in-law of the bride and groom; Farra Fligelman, cousin of the groom; Jessica Litano; Laurel Nocella; Kelsey Gold; and Nicolette Pane.
Brian Krangel, brother of the groom, and Steve Lissansky were the best men. Groomsmen were Drew Miller, Jon Paul, Tom Sickel and Howard Ginsberg.
Completing the wedding party were Iona Krangel, grandmother of the groom, escorted by Bruce Krangel, uncle of the groom; and Celia Katz, grandmother of the bride.
Cara Krangel and Steve Lissansky witnessed the signing of the ketubah.
Scott is the grandson of the late Harry and Ruth Geller, and the late Manuel Krangel. Monica is the daughter of the late Bradley Katz. She is the granddaughter of the late Richard Katz, as well as Benjamin and GertrudeDrucker.
After a honeymoon in Aruba, the couple lives in Bensalem.
Sharon (nee Saragovi) and Ryan Forman, along with big sister Delilah Joy, announce the birth of their son and baby brother, EIijah Chait (Yosef ben Tzion), on Sept. 14.
Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Nora and Armand Saragovi of Ambler, and Beverly and Stephen Forman of Nokomis, FIa'.; as well as great-grandmother Flora Krimker, and greatgrandparents Shirley and Harold Chait.
Joining in welcoming the new arrival are Aunt Jessica Saragovi; Aunt Norma, Uncle Josh, and cousins Alexandra and Veronica Saragovi; and Aunt Kelly, Uncle Jason and cousin Dylan Kozak.
Elijah Chait is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfather Jose Krimker.
Stacey (nee Rosen) and Richard Cohen of Villanova announce the birth of their twin sons, Andrew David (Avram David) and Benjamin Gavin (Binyamin Gavriel), on Dec. 24.
Sharing in their happiness are big brother Joshua Hayden and big sister Sarah Lily; along with grandparents Janet and Steven Rosen of Ambler; and Anita and Fred Cohen of Penn Valley.
Joining in the celebration are Aunt Heather Rosen and Uncle Jarrett Goldfedder, and cousin Melinda; as well as Aunt Stefanie and Uncle Steven Cohen, and cousins Jessica, Maddie and Lizzy.
Andrew David is named in loving memory of his paternal greatgrandfather Allen I. Schwartz.
Benjamin Gavin is named in loving memory of his paternal great-uncle Bertram Cohen and his maternal great-grand-aunt Gertrude Hess.