Keith and Patricia Barney of Niskayuna announce the engagement of their son Kevin Barney to Roseann Hues, daughter of Mr. William Hues of Fernely, NV and Mary and Kenneth Decker of Sunset Beach, NC.
The future bride received her bachelor’s degree from SUNY Geneseo and her master’s degree from UMass, Boston. She is employed in financial operations, US Dept. of Health and Human Services, Boston.
Her fiance is a graduate of Niskayuna High School and received his bachelor’s degree from Springfield College. He is a marketing and communications manager for Boston Cannons, Major League Lacrosse Team.
A September 2010 wedding is planned on Block Island, RI.
Gary and Brenda Parks of Charlton announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Ann Parks to Joseph Anthony Batzinger, son of Karl and Elaine Batzinger of Glenville.
The future bride is a graduate of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School and Schenectady County Community College, with a degree in early childhood. She is a nanny for three children in Ballston Spa.
Her fiance is also a graduate of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School. He is a mechanic for All Seasons Equipment, Glenville.
A July 16, 2011 wedding is planned.
Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Testa of Niskayuna proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Daniella Marie Testa to Antonia Sgueglia, son of Mr. Guiseppe Sgueglia of Schenectady and the late Maria Sgueglia.
The bride elect is a 1997 graduate of Niskayuna High School and 2001 cum laude graduate of Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. She is currently self-employed as an event planning consultant.
Her fiance is a 1996 graduate of Exeter High School and is employed by a general contracting firm in Saratoga Springs, New York.
An October 2010 wedding is planned.
Heather Joanne Lezzi and Patrick Joseph Flynn were married April 16, 2010 at St. Mary’s Church, Ballston Spa, NY. Father Thomas Kelly officiated. A reception followed at Saratoga National Golf Club.
The bride is the daughter of Louis and Diane Lezzi of Amsterdam. The groom is the son of Michael Flynn of Daniel Island, SC and Paula Flynn of Walpole, MA.
Matron of honor was Lindy Brickner, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Elise Carney, Laura Hess, Christine Kelly and Holly Richard.
Best man was Brian Flynn, brother of the groom. Ushers were Andrew Adams, William Jope, James Kelly and Anthony Vecchione. Ringbearer was Louis Brickner.
The bride is a graduate of Galway High School, SUNY at Geneseo and Northeastern University. She is a speech pathologist at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI.
Her husband is a graduate of Xavier High School and ITT Tech. He is a framer for Residential Construction in Bay State, MA.
The couple took a honymoon trip to Mexico.
Ward L. Fellows and Shirley (MacMillen) Fellows of Niskayuna, NY were married July 8, 1960 in Albany, NY.
They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise party, given by their sons, Mark (Shelly) Fellows and Craig (Dorothy) Fellows. The party was at the home of their step-granddaughter Samantha Parker and her friend and chef Jaime Ortiz. They also have two other daughters, Sherry (Christopher) Lightner of Clifton Park and Lynda Fellows of Slingerlands. Their grandchildren are Gregory, Amber, Stephen and Philip Lightner, all of Clifton Park and Brandon Fellows of Schenectady.
Shirley graduated from Bethlehem Central High School, Delmar. She was a secretary. Her husband graduated from Roessleville High School, Colonie. He served in the army from 1956-1958. He was a museum specialist at the NYS Museum, Albany, NY.