Ernie Howell and Kelsey Arbogast announce the wedding of their parents, Lisa Marie Lopez and Gary Lynn Arbogast, May 24 in a private ceremony at Grace Ministries Church by Pastor Todd Corley.
The bride is the daughter of Cathy Price of Dailey and the late Jim Price and Linda and Sam Lopez of Clarksburg. She is the granddaughter of Louise and Thomas Martin of Clarksburg, Rose Marie Lopez of Clarksburg and the late Frank Lopez and the late Eileen and Cyril "Gabby" Price.
She is a 1992 graduate of Tygarts Valley High School and a 2007 graduate of Davis & Elkins College, where she earned an associate degree in nursing. She is employed by Wexford Health Sources at Huttonsville Correctional Center.
The bridegroom is the son of the late Dorthy Arbogast and William Arbogast of Valley Head. He is the grandson of the late Hannah and George Blankenship and Sennia and Burton Arbogast. He is a 1991 graduate of Tygarts Valley High School and is employed at Huttonsville Correctional Center.
To begin the ceremony, Ernie Howell and Kelsey Arbogast lit their parents' unity candles.
The bride was escorted to the altar by her son, Ernie. Ashley Urso, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Arianna Zimmers, friend of the bride, was the flower girl. Katelyn and Kristin Lopez, nieces of the bride, read 1 Corinthians 13: 4-7. Christian Lopez, nephew of the bride, carried a sign that read, "Here She Comes."
Leonard Barnett, friend of the bridegroom, served as the best man.
Music was performed during the ceremony by Tyler Arbogast, nephew of the bridegroom.
The couple resides in Dailey. A September honeymoon is planned.