Jim and Sally Foley of Deer Isle are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Grace Foley, to Merton P. Hanscom Jr., son of Merton P. Hanscom Sr. of Bangor and the late Loana Lee (Pomeroy) Reed.
Ashley graduated from Deer Isle-Stonington High School, University of Maine at Farmington with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics degree and Strayer University with a certificate in advanced accounting. She is an accountant at Blue Hill Accounting and is taking the CPA exams to become a certified public accountant.
Mert graduated from Bucksport High School and attended Maine Maritime Academy, where he also worked as the buildings and grounds coordinator for over a decade. He has since become a commercial fisherman, boat captain and avid outdoorsman.
An August 2014 wedding will take place on Deer Isle.