Michelle Renee Coleman, daughter of Eric and Sandy Coleman of Salona became the bride of Rhet Michael Richard, son of Rodney and Sulynn Richard of Lebanon on July 9, 2011.
The 3:30 p.m. ceremony was performed by Pastor Patricia Dodds and Sharon Nestlerode at St. Luke's United Church of Christ, Lock Haven, with a reception that followed at Lock Haven University's Durrwachter Alumni and Conference Center.
Michelle is the granddaughter of Walter and Dorothy Hall of Lock Haven and Luella Coleman and the late Ben Coleman of Lock Haven.
Mr. and Mrs. Rhet M. Richard
(Michelle Renee Coleman)
The matron of honor was Leslie Gentzyel of York, cousin of the bride. Bridesmaids were Brittany Coleman of Salona, sister of the bride; and Heidi Andrews of Lamar and Alexis Beckel of Morristown, N. J., friends of the bride. The flower girl was Olivia Boone, cousin of the bride.
Rick Nucci of Wynnewood served as the best man. Groomsmen were Ryan Richard of Delta Junction, Alaska, brother of the groom; and Matt Miller of Lebanon, Jim Groy of Lebanon and George Johnson of Pittsburgh, friends of the groom. The ring bearer was Carter Richard, nephew of the groom.
The bride is a 1998 graduate of Bald Eagle-Nittany High School, a 2003 graduate of Mansfield University and a 2009 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The groom is a 1994 graduate of Cedar Crest High School in Lebanon, a 2001 graduate of Penn State University and a 2010 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
The groom also served active duty for the United States Coast Guard from 2003-08.
The bride is a registered dietitian and the groom works for the Department of Environmental Protection.