Jason Nofziger, Archbold, and Manda Jess, Fremont, exchanged wedding vows at 3 p.m. Aug. 4, 2007, in Grace Lutheran Church, Fremont. Paul Gruetter was the officiating pastor.
The bride wore a custommade ivory satin gown with an a-line skirt and strapless bodice. She carried a bouquet of assorted purple and white roses, stock, and alstromeria.
The music was presented by Dana Vajen, Heather Beck, Amanda Altiere, and Joe Eubanks.
Jessica Drake, Troy, was maid of honor. Katie Bloomfield, Chicago, Ill., Sarah Dues, Hollywood, Calif., and Jessica Minich, Akron, were bridesmaids.
Phil Rasey, Columbus, was the best man.
Tim Nofziger, Archbold, Ryan Pytel, Chicago, Ill., and Brad Piper, Dublin, Ohio, were groomsmen.
A reception followed the ceremony at the Crystal Arbors Banquet Hall in Fremont.
The couple honeymooned with a 5-day cruise to the Bahamas.
Manda is the daughter of Gregg and Laurie Jess, Green Springs, Ohio, and Mike and Katie Wells, Fremont, Ohio. She is a graduate of University of Toledo with a Bachelor of exercise science, and Masters of physical therapy.
Jason is the son of Dan and Deb Nofziger, Archbold. He is a graduate of University of Toledo with a Bachelor of science in industrial engineering. He is employed at Owens Corning in the operations development program.
The couple resides in Newark, Ohio.