Jennifer Christine Thibodeau and Shawn Matthew Brett were married Oct. 12, 2013, at the Conway Village Congregational Church in Conway. The grandfather of the bride, Harold "Sid" Potter, performed the double-ring ceremony assisted by Rev. M. G. Martell Spagnolo.
The bride is the daughter of Carl and Cynthia Thibodeau, of Conway. The groom is the son of Christopher and Robin Brett, of Fryeburg, Maine.
Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her girlfriends, Kati Montes DeGroot, of Bartlett, as her maid of honor, Alisha Gagnon, of Scarborough, Maine, and Bridgette Patch, of Freedom, as her bridesmaids.
Taylor Elizabeth Brett, 21-month-old daughter, of the bride and groom was the flower girl and was escorted by her uncle Joseph Thibodeau, brother of the bride.
Kyle Hart, of Conway, cousin of the groom, was best man. Ushers were friend, Brandon James, of Conway and Christopher Brett, father of the groom.
The bride carried a bouquet of red roses and white cala lilies wrapped in black ribbon. A gold chain and locket that belonged to her paternal great-great-grandmother, Etta Fredette, was wrapped around the handle of the bouquet. She also carried a blue embroidered handkerchief that belonged to her maternal great-grandmother, Irene Potter.
Jennifer and Shawn celebrated with many friends and family at a fun reception at the Salyards Center for the Arts in Conway Village.
The bride works at Bridgton Internal Medicine in Bridgton, Maine as a medical assistant and the groom works with Mount Washington Valley Towing of Albany.
The newlyweds just returned home to Conway from a honeymoon in sunny, warm Jamaica.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 02:00
Ryan and Maria Allen, of Naples, Maine, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashlea Allen, of Naples, Maine to Michael Shrier, of Denmark, Maine. Michael's parents, Deborah and Phillip Richardson, of Denmark and Earl Shrier, of Brownfield, Maine are also proud to acknowledge the engagement.
The bride-to-be graduated from Lake Region High School, Class of 2006. She earned her associates degree in medical assisting at Kaplan University and works as a nationally certified medical assistant at Pediatric Associates, of Lewiston, Maine.
The groom-to-be graduated with the Class of 2005 from Fryeburg Academy. Mike earned his degree from Baron Institute of Technology with high honors. He works as an automotive technician at Macdonald Motors in Bridgton, Maine where he has completed master certification for Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram.
Michael's proposal took place on Oct. 19, 2013 at Hacker's Hill in Casco, Maine while enjoying the foliage.
The couple reside in Naples with their "fur-babies," a dog named Ruger and two cats. They enjoy the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.
A fall wedding is planned for Oct. 4, 2014.
Last Updated on Monday, 18 November 2013 04:53
Brittney Elaine Messick, daughter of Wayne and Barbra Messick, of Trussville, Ala., and Aaron Paul Kasprak, son of Paul and Catherine Kasprak, of Fryeburg, Maine, were married Sept. 19, 2013, in an early morning private ceremony on Lanikai Beach, Kailua, on the Island of O'ahu, Hawaii.
The bride graduated from the University Troy University, Ala. with a bachelor of science in business administration. She currently works at McGriff, Seibels and Willams, Inc. Brokerage Firm.
The groom is a Navy nuclear engineer and Navy diver aboard the USS Hawaii, stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
The couple will reside in Hawaii after their honeymoon.
Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013 04:49
Mary Reed (Geertson), daughter of David Geertson, of Edgewater, Fla., and Jim LaRusso, son of John and Sally LaRusso, of Wolfeboro, were married on Oct. 12, 2013, in Moville, Co. Donegal, Ireland. The location was chosen in honor of Jim's maternal grandparents who were born and raised in Moville. The couple participated in a traditional Irish ceremony including handfasting, tying the couple to their vows, and concluded with a blessing spoken in Irish.
The bride attended the University of Southern Maine, majoring in theatre and English. The groom is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served in the Gulf War on the USS Lasalle.
The couple spent their honeymoon traveling Ireland, and currently resides in North Conway. There was a reception Nov. 2 at the Eagle Mountain House in Jackson.
Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013 04:40
Alexandra H. de Sherbinin and Jared P. Lemieux were married on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at the Teton Springs Resort in Victor, Idaho.
The bride is the daughter of Nicholas and Deborah de Sherbinin of Manchester-by-the-Sea, Mass. The groom is the son of Philip and Suzette Lemieux, of Conway. Given in marriage by her father; the bride's sister, Natasha de Sherbinin, was the maid of honor; and the groom's brother, Ethan Lemieux, served as the best man.
The couple met while both working at Attitash Ski Resort in Bartlett. Alexandra graduated from Colby College with a bachelor of arts in sociology and works as the marketing and sales manager for the Painted Buffalo Inn in Jackson, Wyo. The groom graduated from the University of New Hampshire and works for the Evans Construction company in Jackson Hole.
The newlyweds spent their honeymoon in Jamaica and reside in Jackson with their yellow lab, Canyon.
Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013 04:38