The engagement and upcoming marriage of Ashley Nichole Stevens and Jacob Michael Paridon are being announced by the bride-elect's parents, William and Shelby Castle of Hartford, and the groom-elect's parents, James and Jill Paridon of West Mecca.
Miss Stevens is a gradute of Lakeview High School and is pursuing a degree in nursing.
Mr. Pardon is a graduate of Maplewood High School and is a journeymen wireman of IBEW Local 573.
The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held May 18, 2013, in Warren. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and a reception to be held at the DiVieste's Banquet Center.