Michaelene Mari Gates, of North Versailles, PA, and Cory Andrew Sechrist, of Monroeville, PA, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jacqueline L. Gates of North Versailles, PA, and the late J. William Gates, Jr. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kurey and the late Mr. and Mrs. J. William Gates, Sr.
The prospective groom is the son of Sharon and David W. Sechrist of Cana, VA. He is the grandson of the Reverend and Mrs. David E. Sechrist and the late Mr. and Mrs. David Gillespie.
The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of East Allegheny High School in North Versailles, PA, and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology at Allegheny College in Meadville, PA, in 2008 and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University in St. Kitts, West Indies, in 2014. She is employed as a veterinarian at Norwin Veterinary Hospital in North Huntingdon, PA.
The prospective groom is a 2006 graduate of Mount Airy High School and graduated from University of Virginia’s College at Wise in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science degree. He earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2014 from Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies. He is employed as a veterinarian at Northern Pike Veterinary Hospital in Monroeville, PA.
The wedding is set for September 30, 2017, at Christ Church Fox Chapel in Fox Chapel, PA.