The engagement and upcoming marriage of Carissa Lynn-Marie Crytzer and Daniel William Spitzer are being announced by the bride-elect's mother, Bette Crytzer of Niles. Parents of the groom-elect are Rod and Judi Spitzer of Avon Lake. The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late David Crytzer.
Miss Crytzer is a graduate of Mineral Ridge High School and holds a bachelor's degree from Hiram College, a master's degree from Bowling Green State University in gifted education and a master's degree from the University of Akron in school leadership and administration. She is a supervisor of gifted education at the Educational Service Center of Lorain County.
Mr. Spitzer is a graduate of Westlake High School and holds a bachelor's degree from Miami University in athletic training. He is employed as a personal trainer and fitness instructor at Fitness Edge in Lakewood.
The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held on Aug. 4, 2012, at St. Stephen's Church in Niles. Invitations will be issued for the evening reception to be held at the Hippodrome in Warren.