Mark and Laura Griswold of Sherman announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Marie, to John David Abel, the son of David and Eunice Abel of Cassadaga. Griswold is also the granddaughter of Richard and Ina Griswold of Sherman, Gordon Hitcome of Cassadaga and Glenda Shareno of Dunkirk. Her fiance is the grandson of John and Carol Abel of Arcade.
The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Sherman Central School and attended Slippery Rock College and Jamestown Community College. She is employed by the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department as a correction officer.
Her fiance is a 2006 graduate of Sherman Central School and a graduate of the Ohio Technical College. He is employed by Ed Shultz Chevrolet as a mechanic.
John Abel and Julie Griswold
A June 15, 2013 wedding is planned at the Den Adelsman Klub in Gerry.