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Monday, December 19, 2011 3:56 PM

Deborah Diane Boratko and Anthony David Grothouse were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony Aug. 13 at The Calvary Church in Lima, Rev. Randy Boratko officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Diane and Randy Boratko of Delphos. The groom is the son of Deborah and Scott Grothouse of Fort Jennings.

Nuptial music was provided by vocalists Lindsay and Lauren Grothouse, Erica Jones and Matthew Grothouse; organist Karlyn Lauer; and pianist Trevor Kroeger.

Matron of honor was Nicole Tobe of Delphos, cousin of the bride.

Bridesmaids included Sarah Boratko, Rebekah Stemen and Rachel Graham of Delphos, sisters of the bride; Meagan Grothouse of Delphos, sister of the groom; and Erica Jones, Whitney Garza, Alicia Hines, Jessica Miller, Bristin Mericle, Holly Wisher and Danielle Brotherwood of Delphos, friends of the bride.

Olivia Graham and Jeweliette Stemen, nieces of the bride, and Leah Wood, niece of the groom, were flower girls.

Ring bearer was Aidan Graham of Delphos, nephew of the bride.

Junior groom was Aidan Grothouse of Fort Jennings, nephew of the groom.

Mini-groom was Jude Stemen of Delphos, nephew of the bride.

Matthew Grothouse of Fort Jennings brother of the groom; and Daryl Schroeder of Fort Jennings, friend of the groom, were best men.

Ushers were Zach Stemen of Delphos and Mike Graham of Spencerville, brothers-in-law of the bride; and Mark Boehmer, Jesse Ricker, Mark Kunz, Sam Young and Scott Gasser of Fort Jennings and Todd Schumaker, Chad Bruskotter and Jay Siefker of Ottawa, friends of the groom.

Grandparents of the bride are Irene Blockberger and the late Roland Blockberger and the late Rudolph and Vinnerina Boratko. Grandparents of the groom are Shirley and Jack Berelsman, Alice Grothouse and the late Beeze Grothouse.

A reception was held at the Fort Jennings American Legion following the ceremony.

Following a wedding trip to Grot-Islet, Saint Lucia, the couple resides in Powell.

The bride is a 2007 graduate of Jefferson High School and a 2011 graduate of The Ohio State University.

The groom is a 2001 graduate of Fort Jennings High School, a 2006 graduate of The Ohio State University and a 2008 graduate of Xavier University.


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