BETHANY - Commencement Hall at Bethany College was the setting for the May 30, 2009, wedding that united Lauren Davidson and Christopher Betts in marriage. Pastor Robert Hanze of the North River Avenue Christian Church presided.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents, Larry and Sue Davidson of Toronto.
The groom is the son of Sharon Karpinski of Glenshaw, Pa., and Christopher and Tamara Betts of South Park, Pa.
Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Betts
Amanda Burkett of Nashville, Tenn., served as her cousin's maid of honor.
Bridesmaids included Tammy Lemasters of Steubenville, Amy Patel of Moon Township, Pa., and Julie Vescovi of Toronto. Melaina Lemasters, cousin of the bride, served as the flower girl.
Steven Karpinski served as his brother's best man.
Groomsmen were Paul Powell, Gabriel Murillo, and Robert Niziol, all of Pittsburgh.
The groom's brothers, Brandon and Bradley, served as program attendants.
A reception at the Holiday Inn, Weirton, followed the ceremony.
The couple honeymooned in St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands.
The bride graduated from Bethany College in 2006 and is employed as a senior financial analyst with MEDRAD Inc. in Warrendale, Pa.
The groom graduated from Bethany College in 2006 and is employed as a teacher with Summit Academy in Herman, Pa.
The couple reside in Cranberry Township, Pa.