Friday, February 28, 2014
Richard and Ann Turner of Williamsburg are happy to announce the engagement of their son, Ben Turner, to Amy Yencharis, of Massapequa, Long Island. She is the daughter of Joanne and Leonard Yencharis, also of Massapequa.
Amy, who recently received a master’s degree in music education from Stony Brook University, is a K-6 general music/chorus teacher on Long Island.
Ben is a 2005 graduate of Hampshire Regional High School, Westhampton, and a 2009 graduate of Hartwick College in Oneonta, N.Y. He received his Master of Education in counseling from Cambridge College, Cambridge, in 2012, and works as a substance abuse counselor on Long Island.
They will marry on Aug. 15th, 2014, and plan to live in Babylon, N.Y.