, Salem, MA

October 27, 2012

Stinson - Pukala

Diane L. and Richard T. Stinson of South Hamilton, MA are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Elizabeth, to Michael Francis, son of Roberta and Zygmund Pukala of Southport, NC.

Allison is a graduate of Hamilton Wenham Regional High School and received a bachelor of arts degree in English from Merrimack College, as well as a Master’s Degree in Higher Education from Suffolk University. She is currently the Associate Director of Student Involvement at Merrimack College, No. Andover, MA.

Michael is a graduate of Cheshire High School of Cheshire, CT and received a bachelor of arts degree in sociology from Merrimack College. Michael is currently a Mutual Fund Analyst for State Street Bank, Boston, MA.

Allison is the granddaughter of Beverly L. Francis and the late Richard B. Francis of Lynn, MA and Eileen Stinson and the late Robert L. Stinson of Lynn, MA.

Michael is the grandson of Helena Pukala and the late Joseph Pukala of Southington, CT and the late Elizabeth and Robert Bures of Long Island, NY.

A September, 2013 wedding is planned.