CHIRI N 2X6 ABBOTT
2X3 CHEZ CATH BELL TRANS
2X2 LITTLE TREAS
MR. AND MRS. FREDERICK H. KURTZ, JR.
(She is the former Miss Cheryl Lauren Frigerio)
Cheryl L. Frigerio Weds Frederick H. Kurtz, Jr.
Miss Cheryl Lauren Frigerio, the daughter of former Westfield Mayor and Mrs. Ronald Frigerio, was married on Friday, January 2, to Frederick Herbert Kurtz, Jr. of Matawan. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick H. Kurtz of New Vernon.
The Reverend Nicholas G. Figurelli celebrated the Nuptial Mass during a candlelight ceremony at the Catholic Church of the Holy Trinity in Westfield. A reception was held at the Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield.
The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, wore an off-theshoulder, full-length, ivory silk satin gown by Priscilla of Boston, trimmed with ivory velvet and pearls around the neckline, sleeves and hem, and a cathedral-length veil of tulle adorned with Alencon lace and pearls.
She carried a posey bouquet of white, champagne, lemon and blush vendela roses hand-tied with ivory satin ribbon.
Mrs. Susan Buckley of Bangkok, Thailand served as her sister’s matron of honor. The bridal attendants included Mrs. Holly Antisell of Monmouth Junction and Mrs. Cory Wall of South Amboy, both sisters of the bridegroom; Mrs. Shannon Frigerio of Warwick, Bermuda, the sister-in-law of the bride; Mrs. Grace Gruhler of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Mrs. Lisa Kurtz of Hamilton, the sister-in-law of the bridegroom, and Mrs. Bridget Troy of Chicago.
The matron of honor and bridal attendants all wore garnet and black tea length dresses in devoré velvet with silk garnet charmeuse trim adorning the square neckline, and short sleeves. They carried asymmetrical bouquets of cymbidium orchids and black magic roses with eucalyptus and berries hand-tied with gold cord and garnet velvet ribbon.
Wayne Kurtz of Hamilton was his brother’s best man. The groomsmen were Frank Antisell of Monmouth Junction and Jay Wall of South Amboy, the brothers-in-law of the
bridegroom; Timothy Buckley of Bangkok, Thailand, the brother-inlaw of the bride; Arthur Downs of Princeton, R. Gregg Frigerio of Warwick, Bermuda, the brother of the bride, and Peder Gulbrandsen of Tewksbury.
Jack Buckley of Bangkok, Thailand, the nephew of the bride, was the ring bearer.
Scriptural passages were read by Mrs. Judy Hoffman of Piscataway, Ms. Faith Baranowski of Morristown, a cousin of the bridegroom, and Ryan Christiano of Scotch Plains, a cousin of the bride.
Musical selections were performed by a string quartet, two trumpeters and an organist. Ms. Grace Spruiell was the soloist.
A 1988 graduate of Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains, the bride earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree and her master’s degree from the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, where she majored in communication. She is employed by the New Jersey Turnpike Authority in New Brunswick as a senior project analyst.
The bridegroom graduated from The Pennington School in Pennington and from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where he was awarded his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management. He is a partner and Vice President at I. Heller Construction Company in Edison.
The bride was honored at a surprise bridal brunch hosted by Mrs. Elizabeth Cagnassola and Mrs. Germaine Trabert of Westfield at the Suburban Country Club in Union. A bridal shower was hosted by Mrs. Grace Gruhler in Pittsburgh.
The parents of the bridegroom entertained the wedding party at a rehearsal dinner at the Chez Catherine restaurant in Westfield.
Following a wedding trip to Caneel Bay, St. John in the United States Virgin Islands, the couple reside in Matawan.
Christopher Teitelbaum and Ms. Tricia Moloney
Tricia Moloney to Wed Christopher Teitelbaum
Ms. Jacqueline A. Naughton of Burlington, Wisconsin, has announced the engagement of her daughter, Ms. Tricia A. Moloney of Westfield, to Christopher J.
Teitelbaum. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven C. Teitelbaum of Westfield.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Dorothy Naughton of Chicago and the late Clement Naughton. Her fiancé is the grandson of Mrs. Marilyn Teitelbaum of Lakehurst and the late Arthur Teitelbaum, and Mrs. Eleanor Kalbacher of Hackettstown and the late Dr. Joseph E. Kalbacher.
A 1991 graduate of St. Mary’s Academy in Nauvoo, Illinois, Ms. Moloney attended the University of Wisconsin, where she majored in elementary education. She is employed by Inchcape Shipping Services, an international transportation company in South Plainfield.
The future bridegroom graduated with the Class of 1991 from Westfield High School. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Providence College in 1995. Mr. Teitelbaum is employed as an operations manager for Bulkhaul USA, Inc. in Cranford.
A wedding is planned for the fall of next year.
Miss Melissa Winberry and Mathew Gleeson
Miss Melissa Winberry To Wed Mathew Gleeson
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Winberry of Westfield have announced the engagement of their daughter, Miss Melissa Ann Winberry of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, to Mathew Thomas Gleeson, also of Chagrin Falls. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Gleeson of Solon, Ohio.
A 1992 graduate of Westfield High School, the bride-elect was awarded a bachelor’s degree from John Carroll
University in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1996. She is employed as a college recruiter with Progressive Insurance in Cleveland.
Her fiancé graduated from Solon High School in Solon, Ohio, and received his bachelor’s degree in 1991 from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. He is employed as a systems manager for CBC Companies in Cleveland.
The couple plan to marry in September of next year in Cleveland.
Haley Ellen Welcomed By
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Charlesworth of Manhattan Beach, California have announced the birth of their daughter, Haley Ellen Charlesworth, on Saturday, August 15, at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrance, California.
Haley’s mother is the former Miss Stacy Olsem of Sacramento, California, and her father is a former resident of Westfield.
The baby’s maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Bud Olsem of Sacramento.
Her paternal grandparents are Mrs. Fran Charlesworth of Westfield and the late Dr. Tom Charlesworth.
Haley is also the niece of Jim and Kim Charlesworth of Westfield.
Enrichment Activities Planned for Families
At Edison on Dec. 2
WESTFIELD — The Westfield Advanced Learning Program Parent Association will hold an Enrichment Activities Marketplace for parents and children on Wednesday, December 2, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Edison Intermediate School, 800 Rahway Avenue in Westfield.
This event is free and open to the public.
Representatives from over 20 academic, art, space and sports camps will provide literature and answer questions about their programs.
For additional information, please call Maggie Subhas at (908) 233-3209, Cheryl Siko at (908) 789-1154, or visit http://www.westfieldnj.com/alppa.
DENTAL ADVICE…At a recent meeting of the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club, Past President Joseph Y. Qutub, right, introduced guest speaker Dr. Richard W. Dobyns. The topic was “Restoring a Smile, Rebuilding a Fractured Anterior Tooth.” Dr. Dobyns maintains a dental practice in Springfield. The Rotary Club meets at noon on Wednesdays at Park Place Restaurant in Scotch Plains.
Westfield YMCA Sets Upcoming Teen Trips
WESTFIELD — The Teen Department of the Westfield “Y,” 220 Clark Street, has announced it will sponsor trips and events for youngsters ages 11 to 13 in grades 6 through 9 during the holiday season.
On Friday, December 4, from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m., there will be a trip to play “Lazer Tag” in Paramus. The fee is $25 and includes transportation and admission. On Saturday, December 5, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., there will be a trip to New York City. Participants will visit the tree at Rockefeller Center, as well as the Manhattan Mall. The fee is $12 per teen.
All trips will be supervised by “Y” staff members. For further information, please call the Westfield “Y” Teen Department at (908) 233-2700, Extension Nos. 232 or 270.