Riste, Plosay to marry May 19
Melissa Riste of Sitka and Lt. Comdr. Jim Plosay of Gettysburg, Pa., will be married in a ceremony planned for 2 p.m. May 19 at sea in Silver Bay near Sitka. A reception will follow onboard immediately afterward.
Friends and relatives of the couple are invited to the wedding and reception.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Alan and Nona Riste. She is a graduate of Sitka High School, attended the University of Washington and Washington State University, and is employed as a controller for Samson Tug and Barge.
The groom-elect is the son of John and Dorothy Plosay. He is a graduate of Penn State University, and is an operations and plans officer for the U.S. Navy stationed in Juneau.
The couple will make their home in Juneau.