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Schwarze-Biffar | Engagement

By on November 20, 2012 at 12:13 pm



Allison Zoe Schwarze of Valmeyer and Andrew Travis Biffar of Waterloo, currently stationed in Charleston, S.C., have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Lyle and Zoe Ann Schwarze of Valmeyer. She is a 2007 graduate of Valmeyer High School and a 2011 graduate of Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. She will earn her master’s degree in speech-language pathology from SIUE in May 2013.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of John and Anne Biffar of Waterloo. He is a 2007 graduate of Waterloo High School, and is a Petty Officer 3rd Class in the U.S. Navy.

The couple are planning a Feb. 16, 2013, wedding. They will reside in Charleston, N.C.

Tammy Taylor

Tammy is an award-winning Graphic Artist for the Republic-Times. She has worked at the newspaper for almost 15 years, while her and her husband Norman, of 34 years, are owners of Sunderman's Garage in Columbia. She enjoys photography and her five grandchildren.