Couples announcements for November 2009



Jones and Aless

Jilleen Jane Jones and Jon Scott Alessi were married July 18, 2009 at Mountain Bible Church in Payson, with the bride’s father officiating. The bride is the daughter of Kraig and Pam Jones of Payson and a May 2008 graduate in chemistry from Northern Arizona University. The groom is the son of Jon and Heidi Alessi of Prescott and a May 2008 graduate in biology from NAU. Attendants were Lacey Hilligas, Kaitlyn Jones, Katharina Krison, Andrea Alessi, Amanda Alessi and Juliet Schade; Jon Alessi, Matthew Jones, Jordan Alessi, Josh Alessi, Matt Jones and Jason Schade. The flower girl was Harley Schade. The couple honeymooned in Costa Rica and are making their home in Flagstaff where the bride is employed by W.L. Gore & Associates and the groom is with Michael McLaughlin Orthodontics.


Milam and Pageler

Curt and Marla Milam along with Mike and Connie Pageler announce the marriage of their children, Ramsey Milam and Mick Pageler. The couple was married at the groom’s parents’ home at Goldfield Ranch, Ft. McDowell on Oct. 3, 2009.  Officiating the ceremony was Marty Rose. The couple are making their home in Tonto Basin.


Vaillancourt and Lancaster

Matthew J. Vaillancourt and Hope E. Lancaster have announced their engagement. The prospective groom is a resident of Strawberry, and the son of John and Timmie Sue Vaillancourt, also of Strawberry. He is a 2001 graduate and is employed by Bashas’ as a meat clerk. The bride-elect is a resident of Henderson, Nev., and the daughter of Reginald and Dawn Lancaster, also of Henderson. The wedding is planned for Oct. 16, 2010 in Strawberry, with the reception to follow at the Happy Jack Lodge Banquet Room in Happy Jack.