Date published: February 10, 2011
Journal code: JWEX
Patti and Rick Weiss of Voorhees, N.J., and Joan and Richard Raisman of Upper Gwynedd announce the engagement of their children, Alysa Michelle Weiss and Matthew Neil Raisman.
Alysa, a graduate of Eastern Regional High School, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in telecommunications from Indiana University Bloomington. She recently earned a Master of Science degree in occupational therapy from Thomas Jefferson University.
Matthew is a graduate of Lower Moreland High School and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing at Temple University He is currently employed by Lincoln Financial as a team leader.
Alysa is the granddaughter of Lillian Zelnick and the late Martin Zelnick of Cherry HUl, N.J.; and Sidney and Evelyn Weiss, also of Cherry Hill. Matthew is the grandson of Charlotte Reber and the late Marvin Reber of Philadelphia, and the late Frances and Morris Raisman, also of Philadelphia.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are Alysa's brother, Adam Weiss; and Matthew's brother and sister-in-law, Randy and Neeli Raisman, along with niece and nephew Stevie and Noah Raisman; and his sister and brother-in-law, Marnée and Craig Lipkin.
The couple, who lives in Center City, is planning a 2011 winter wedding.
Beverly and Bud Lyons of Holland, Pa., announce the engagement of their daughter, Aimee Elise Lyons, to Jared Michael Schnipper, son of Patty and Mel Schnipper of Philadelphia.
Aimee graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing. She is an allocator with Anthropologie.
Jared earned a Bachelor of Science degree in information science and technology at Penn State University. He is a business analyst with Teva Pharmaceuticals.
Aimee is the granddaughter of the late Frances and Leonard Brown, and Rose and Samuel Lyons. Jared is the grandson of Betty Schnipper and the late Joseph Schnipper, and the late Betty Weiner.
Sharing in the couple's joy are Aimee's siblings, Lauren and Seth Pollock, along with their daughter, Rebekah; and Lynda and Adam Needleman; as well as Jared's siblings, Stacey and Manny Metsikas, and their son, Colin; and Ashley Schnipper.
The couple, who lives in Jenkintown, is planning a November wedding in New Hope.
Elaine and Jim Culbertson of Philadelphia, and Carol Carlson and Donald Worsham of New Jersey announce the engagement of their children, Joshua Culbertson and Tammi Worsham.
Tammi and Josh met while they were undergraduates at the University of Pennsylvania. Josh is a program specialist for the School District of Philadelphia. Tammi is an artist.
Sharing in the couple's joy are Tammi's sister and brother-inlaw, Donna and Chris Ellett.
Josh is the grandson of Dora Freilich and the late Bernard Freilich of Philadelphia; and John Culbertson and the late Jane Culbertson of Ojai, Calif. Tammi is the granddaughter of the late Anne and N. Victor Carlson, and Frances and Robert Worsham.
The couple is planning a spring 2012 wedding.
Olney High School class of 1961 will host its 50th-year reunion on Sunday, May 15, at Colleens' Savoy (formerly the Woodbine Inn). For information, call 215-355-9402 or e-mail: Pecksel@gmail.com.
Northeast High School class of 1961 will host its 50thyear reunion on Saturday, Sept. 10. The class will also be recognized at the school's Alumni Day on Friday, May 6. Class members may call 215-953-2726 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 198th class of Central High School will host a reunion on Thursday, Feb. 17, at the Florida Capital Grille in the Galleria Mall at 2430 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FIa. Call 215-561-3600.
Sandy and Steve Sheller of Bryn Mawr, and Laure and Don Sieber of Erie announce the engagement of their children, Danielle Sheller and Brady Sieber.
Danielle graduated from Temple University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary and special education. She is pursuing a master's degree at Arcadia University. Danielle is a firstgrade teacher at the Spring Garden School in Philadelphia.
Brady, a graduate of Johns Hopkins University, is a thirdyear medical student at the University of Pennsylvania.
Danielle is the granddaughter of the late Barbara Mitnik of Boca Raton, FIa., and Stanley Mitnik, who recently relocated to Philadelphia.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are Danielle's siblings, Lauren, Mimi and Jamie Sheller; along with Brady's grandparents, siblings and Erie family
The couple is planning a September wedding in Philadelphia.
Harvey and Barbara Becker announce the engagement of their daughter, Jill Allison, to Nicholas Ameletto Cimino, son of Anthony Cimino and Barbara Wilson.
Jill, a graduate of Bensalem High School, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Albright College and a master's degree from Holy Family University. She has been teaching second grade for nine years in Philadelphia.
Nick is a graduate of Pennsauken High School. He is currently attending Camden County Community College and is also working.
The couple is planning a summer 2012 wedding.
Twin sisters Rylee Hope and Reese Lily announce the arrival of their little sister, Regan Jade (Dina Ahuva), on Sept. 13.
Sharing in their joy are parents Rose and Randy Gersten, along with grandparents Mark and Judy Rubin, and Ronnie and Harry Gersten. Also sharing in the simcha are great-grandparents Max and Bronia Gersten, Harriet Caston and Irv Rubin.
Joining in welcoming the baby are Aunt Lisa and Uncle Frank Rubin, along with cousins Josh, Andrew and Chase; Aunt Tami and Uncle David Tiger, and cousin Mollie; Uncle Evan Rubin and Aunt Danielle Glynn; Aunt Jamie Gersten and Uncle Leo Barbosa, as well as many extended family and friends.
Regan Jade is named for her maternal great-great-aunt Doris Leader and her paternal greatgreat-grandmother Esther Leonard.
Tami Rubin-Tiger and Moshe David Tiger announce the birth of their daughter, Mollie Paige (Miriam Leah), on Oct. 22.
Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Judy and Mark Rubin, as well as great-grandfather Irv Rubin. Mollie is the granddaughter of the late Meier and Miriam Tiger.
The new arrival is also welcomed by Aunt Lisa and Uncle Frank Rubin, and cousins Josh, Andrew and Chase; Aunt Rose and Uncle Randy Gersten, and cousins Rylee, Reese and Regan; Uncle Evan Rubin and Aunt Danielle Glynn; Aunt Ronit and Uncle Gal Kflr, and cousin Daniel; and Aunt Michele and Uncle Eric Wenger, and cousins Matthew and Ethan.
Mollie Paige is named in loving memory of her paternal grandmother Miriam Tiger and her paternal great-grandmother Leah Tiger.
Sandy and Stan Luber of Newtown announce the birth of their granddaughter, Natalie Michelle Luber, on Nov. 10.
The parents are Jacklyn (nee Terletsky) and Marc Luber.
Sharing in their happiness are big brother Zachery, and maternal grandparents Marina and Alex Terletsky of Holland, Pa.
Joining in welcoming the new addition to the family are Aunt Ilisa Luber and GreatGrandmom Alexandra Brener.
Rachel (nee Levine) and E. Matthew Steinberg of Jenkintown, along with big brother Harrison Flynn, announce the birth of their daughter and sister, Liv Harper (Hanni Bar), on May 22.
Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Harvey and Ellarose Steinberg of Elkins Park; Susan Steinberg and Arnold Leibowitz of Doylestown; and Carol Levine of Goshen, N. Y.; as well as great-grandparents Jessica Blinkoff oí Aventura, Fla.; and Jacques Levine of Middletown, N. Y.
Liv Harper is named in loving memory of her maternal grandfather Harold Levine and her paternal great-grandmother Bertha Miller.
Aaron and Kimberly (nee DeWall) Rubin of State College, Pa., announce the birth of their son, Samuel David, on Dec. 3.
Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Louise and Andy Rubin, Laurel and Jim Eichorst, and Steve and Pamela DeWall; along with great-grandparents Evelyn and Sidney Chairman.
Samuel David is named in honor of his great-grandfather Sidney Chairman and in loving memory of his great-grandfather David Rubin.