Louray Michelle Kern and Jordan Christopher Fincher announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Alan and Charlene Kern of Marietta and the granddaughter of Edward and Carol Kern of Marietta, the late Thelma Noll Binegar, and the late William Brooker. She is a 2008 graduate of Warren High School and has a bachelor of science in chemistry from Wheeling Jesuit University. She received her doctorate of physical therapy from Wheeling Jesuit University. She is a pediatric physical therapist for Marietta Memorial Health System.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Wood County Christian School and has an associate of science degree from Washington State Community College. He is a service advisor for Matheny Motors in Mineral Wells, W.Va.
The couple will be wed in an open church ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 2017 at St. John the Baptist in Churchtown.