NEW MADISON - Mary T. Folkerth of New Madison would like to announce the upcoming wedding of her daughter, Leesa Jean Folkerth, daughter of the late David J. Folkerth to Dr. Justin Taylor Huntington of Columbus.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Tri-Village High School, 2005 graduate of Miami University with a bachelor of science degree in middle childhood education and 2012 graduate of Indiana University with a master of science degree in Instructional Systems Technology. She taught at Tri-Village Elementary School and recently accepted a position as an assistant academic designer with McGraw-Hill in Columbus.
Her fiance, son of Wayne and Paula Huntington of New Madison, is a 2003 graduate of Tri-Village High School, 2006 graduate of Miami University with a bachelor of arts degree in zoology, 2010 graduate from The Ohio State University with a doctor of medicine, a 2014 graduate of The Ohio State University with a master of science degree in medical sciences. He completed two years of research on liver cancer and is now resuming residency. He is on track to complete his general surgery residency at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in June 2017.
An Aug. 30 wedding is planned in Columbus. After a honeymoon in Riviera Maya, Mexico, the newlyweds will return to their home in Columbus.