Ortz — Wells

STEUBENVILLE – Jennifer Ortz and Christopher Wells exchanged wedding vows on Nov. 16 at First Covenant Church in Boardman. The Rev. Thomas Sharkey officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony. A reception followed at Avion on the Water in Canfield.

The bride is the daughter of William and Beth Ortz of Boardman. The groom is the son of Richard and Tina Wells of Steubenville.

The bride was accompanied to the altar by her father. She wore an ivory English net ball gown with lace bodice, cap sleeves and keyhole back. She carried peach and cream roses accented with berries and greenery.

The bride earned a bachelor’s degree in French from Mount Union College and a master’s degree in French literature from Indiana University-Bloomington. She is employed by McMaster-Carr Supply in Aurora.

The groom graduated from Grove City College with a bachelor’s degree in English and from the University of Akron School of Law with a juris doctorate. He is an attorney in private practice.

Bridesmaids were Cynthia Donson; Christy Knarr; Tarah Ortz, the bride’s sister-in-law; and Gina Thomas McGee.

Groomsmen were Sean Buchanan; Steve DeBacco; Nick Hanek; and Steve Ortz, the bride’s brother.

After a wedding trip to Spain, the couple live in Stow.


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