Leah Cara Spungen and John Joseph Herbst
Spungen/Herbst: Jan and Cliff Spungen of Mt. Lebanon announce the marriage of their daughter, Dr. Leah Cara Spungen, to Dr. John Joseph Herbst, son of Dianne and Don Herbst of St. Louis, Mo. The wedding took place on Sunday, June 4 at the Omni William Penn. Rabbi Jessica Locketz officiated, and Rabbi Alex Greenbaum participated by delivering the wedding talk.
Leah is the granddaughter of Ruth Croop (and the late Martin Croop) of Mt. Lebanon and the late Edy and Eddie Spungen of Squirrel Hill. John is the grandson of Margaret Audrain (and the late William Audrain) and Mary Herbst (and the late George Herbst) of St. Louis.
Leah and John graduated from the University of Rochester in 2012 but did not meet each other until attending the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pa., from which they graduated in May 2017. They are first-year residents at Geisinger Medical Center, Leah specializing in internal medicine and John in neurology.
Leah and John reside in Danville, Pa.