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Posted January 16, 2011
Engagement: Male and Sumigray

Debra Male of Rotterdam
and C. James Male of Ft. Lauderdale,
FL announce the engagement
of their daughter,
Kaelyn Male to Mark Sumigray,
son of William and Delia Sumigray
of Mechanicville, NY.
Kaelyn is the granddaughter of
William Manikas of Rotterdam.
The future bride is a graduate
of Mohonasen High School
(2002) and Union College
(2005), where she received her
bachelor’s degree. She is currently
pursuing a Ph.D in cell
biology at Duke University and
will graduate in the Spring of
2011. She is currently seeking
a post-doctorate teaching position
in several states.
Her fi ance is a graduate of
Shenendehowa High School
(1997). He is pursuing his associate’s
degree at Durham Technical
Community College, NC.
He is currently an automotive
technician at Carolina Auto
Masters and is an instructor at
Durham Technical Community
A June 2011 wedding is
planned at the Albany Country

Engagement: E. and Facci

Thomas and Beatrice Rabbia
of Utica, NY announce the
engagement of their daughter,
Mary E. Rabbia, to Jon S. Facci,
son of James and Marlene Facci
of Schenectady, NY.
The future bride is a graduate
of Proctor High School and
received her bachelor’s degree
in elementary education from
SUNY Oneonta and her master’s
degree in reading education
from SUNY Cortland.
Mary has also earned her CAS
in school district administration
from SUNY Cortland. She
is currently employed as an assistant
principal in the Utica
City Schools.
The future groom is a graduate
of Linton High School and
earned his associate degree in
fi ne arts from Sage Junior College.
He is currently employed
by Remington Arms, Ilion, NY.
An August 2011 wedding is

Engagement: Saar and Gaschel

Toivo and Anita Saar of
Castleton, NY announce the
engagement of their daughter,
Kristina Laine Saar to Matthew
Josef Gaschel, son of Kenneth
Gaschel of East Greenbush and
Sarah Gaschel of Castleton.
The future bride is a 2009
graduate of the Crane School
of Music at SUNY Potsdam.
She is a general/vocal music
teacher at the Queensbury
Union Free School District.
Her fi ance is a 2007 graduate
of Siena College. He is a resolution
specialist for Chartis Insurance,
Latham, NY.
A May 2011 wedding is


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