Mireille Rebeiz (second from left) celebrates becoming a new US citizen with her family at Sauder Village. From left: husband Stacey Suver; Rebeiz; Stacey’s brother, Ryan Case, Columbus; Stacey’s parents, Bill and Pam Suver, Columbus; Ryan’s son, Ethan, 5; and Ryan’s wife, Stephanie.-photos by Mary Huber
Mireille Rebeiz, a native of Lebanon, celebrates the Fourth of July with her family after becoming a new United States citizen.
Forty-six persons took the oath of citizenship during a naturalization ceremony at Sauder Village, Thursday, July 4.
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Mabinty Sesay holds the national flag of Sierra Leone before becoming a US citizen. She now lives in Huron.
Sydney Nguyen holds a US flag during the ceremony. Her mother, Vui Thi Nguyen, originally from Vietnam now living in Perrysburg, became a US citizen on July 4.
From left: Stacey Rees, Sylvania; Tammy Alexander, originally from Canada and now of Toledo; and Cherie Spino, Toledo, celebrate Tammy’s becoming a new US citizen.
Archbold Boy Scout Troop 63 stand with the Honorable James R. Knepp, II. The Boy Scout troop led the Pledge of Allegiance for the new US citizens.