Week of April 16, 2008


Julie Michele Lehrer, daughter of Dr. Harvey and Nancy Lehrer of Creve Coeur, and Todd Stewart Lazarus, son of Margie and the late Louie Lazarus of University City, were married May 26, 2007 at the Hilton St. Louis Frontenac Hotel, where Rabbi James Bennett officiated. A wedding reception followed the ceremony at the Hilton St. Louis Frontenac Hotel. She is the granddaughter of the late Harry and Beverly Kaufer, and the late Morris and Bella Lehrer. He is the grandson of the late Mel and Shirley Kranzberg and Ed and RosaLee Lazarus. The bride chose Keri Simon and Lauren Levinson, friends, as matrons of honor. Bridesmaids were Beth Lehrer, sister-in-law of the bride; Sarah Bauer, cousin of the bride; Lara Diamant and Stacy Halpern. Bridesmen were Andy Strickland and Brian Oberman. The groom chose Kyle Kerner, a friend, as best man. Groomsmen were Kevin Lehrer, brother of the bride; Jason Lazarus, cousin of the groom; Joey Goldberg; Cory Spielberg; Joshua Schnurman; Ryan Hetzer and Kirk Daues.

Ushers were William Levinson and David Simon, cousins of the bride and Andy Cohen and Frank Valdes.


Following a wedding trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico, the couple resides in Brentwood.


Leora Ann Green, daughter of Sam and Sara Green of West Bloomfield, Mich., and Dr. Joshua Adam Rubin, son of Mark and Kathy Rubin of Chesterfield, have announced their engagement. She is the granddaughter of Brenda and the late Herman Marczak and the late Elias and Lili Green. He is the grandson of Myer and the late Dorothy Rubin and the late Morris and Betty Novack.

The bride-to-be graduated from Long Island University with a degree in political science. She is currently a pharmaceutical sales representative with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals.

Her fiance is a graduate of Parkway Central High School, the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and New York Medical College. In July, he will begin his residency in radiology at the University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor. The couple currently resides in New York City.

A November wedding is planned.


Henry and Ruth Newstead celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, April 11, 2008. They are the parents of Steve and Sherri Newstead and grandparents of Andrea and Todd Newstead.