Mr. and Mrs. William Douglas Hamner of Ashland, announce the engagement of their daughter, Shandy Pendleton Hamner to Dr. James Christopher Nederostek, son of Mr. and Mrs. James William Nederostek of Hudson, Ohio.
Miss Hamner is the granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. John Daniel Hamner, Jr. of Ashland, and the late Mrs. Nancye Foscue Hamner of Hopewell and Gloucester, Va. and Mr. Harold Douglas Hamner, Jr. of Lynchburg, Va. Miss Hamner is a 2000 graduate of Patrick Henry High School in Ashland, and a graduate of Sweet Briar College, where she received her B.A. in May 2004. She received a B.F.A. from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2006, and a Post-Baccalaureate degree from the National University of Ireland – Galway in 2008. Miss Hamner is currently a Registered Dental Hygienist.
Dr. Nederostek is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Tilghman Yeager of Allentown, Pa., and Mrs. Stella Strongowski Nederostek of Jim Thorpe, Pa., and the late Mr. Jacob Edward Nederostek of Walnutport, Pa. Dr. Nederostek is a 1994 graduate of Hudson High School, in Hudson, Ohio, and a 1998 graduate of Case Western Reserve University where he earned a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Ohio in 2002, and completed his residency in Urology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2010. Currently, he is a Commander in the Navy serving at the U. S. Naval Base in Rota, Spain, as the Department Head of Urology.
A wedding is planned for this September.