Robert and Valerie Merry of Gallipolis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Bridget Rochelle Merry to Zachary Thomas Waite, son of Joseph and Darla Waite of Stockport.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Seaford and Bonnie Jordan of Thurman, Ohio and William and Janet Merry of Thurman. She is a 2006 graduate of Gallia Academy High School and graduated magna cum laude from Ohio University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and a minor in mathematics. She is employed at Thorson Baker & Associates in Richfield, Ohio as an electrical design engineer.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Donald and Janet Holland of Stockport and the late Clarence (Bill) and late Alice Waite of Stockport. He is a 2005 graduate of Morgan High School and graduated cum laude from Ohio University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering. He is employed at HNTB Corporation in Cleveland, Ohio as a bridge engineer.
An intimate wedding ceremony is planned for June 30, 2012, at Saint Columbkille Catholic Church in Parma, Ohio. A reception will take place July 21, 2012, at Merry Family Winery in Bidwell, Ohio.