Cass County marriages

Here are the marriage licenses issued by the Cass County Register/Clerk’s Office for January:

• Angelica Garcia-Zepeda, Dowagiac, to Carlos Alfredo Mendoza-Malaga, St. Joseph

• Shannon Brent Cooper, Dowagiac, to Maria Lynn Ferrier, Dowagiac

• Diana Lynn Williams, Cassopolis, to Jerry Lynn Shults, Cassopolis

• Benjamin Joseph Wainwright, Dowagiac, to Erica Ann Greenwood, Dowagiac

• Patrick Lee Fager, Union, to Rebecca Ann Neilson, Union

• Shelby Marie Willis, Marcellus, to Nicole Ann Hime, Marcellus

• Matthew Jacob Horvath, Edwardsburg, to Diane Louise Cattell, Edwardsburg

• Jimmie Daniel James, Jr., Vandalia, to Jamie Joan Shoffner, Vandalia

• Jason Daniel Panozzo, Niles, to Crystal Lynn Johnson, Niles

• Randy James Delong, Edwardsburg, to Deaneane Jo Delong, Edwardsburg

• Justin Leigh Ortegel, Dowagiac, to Anna Marie Whitaker, Dowagiac

• James Moses Moore III, Cincinnati, Ohio, to Jenna Annmarie Janay Cole, Cincinnati, Ohio

• Chad Alan Schmucker, Nappanee, Indiana, to Taylor Ann McKay, Edwardsburg

• Robert Louis Russell, Dowagiac, to Dianne Jean Jackson, Dowagiac

• Timothy Charles Stark, Dowagiac, Mandy Elizabeth Double, Dowagiac

• Nathan Patrick Street, Dowagiac, to Joy Lynn Gebbink, Dowagiac

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