Curt and Lori Thayer of Salem are announcing the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Whitney Thayer, to Steve Jeckavitch. He is the son of Jeff and Carol Jeckavitch of Salem.
The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Salem High School and earned a bachelor's degree in early childhood education from Kent State University. She is employed as a kindergarten teacher at a private school in Columbus.
The prospective bridegroom is also a Salem 2006 graduate and earned a bachelor's of science degree from The Ohio State University. He is employed as an accountant at Crowe Horwath in Columbus.
The couple is planning a wedding ceremony and reception on June 23 at the Athletic Club of Columbus.