KAREN JOHNSRICHARD EVANS
YOUNGSTOWN -- Simon Road Church of God was the setting at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 31 as Karen E. Johns and Richard T. Evans were united in marriage by the Rev. Dean Olsen.
After accepting congratulations during a reception at the Girard Eagles, the couple left on a wedding trip to New York City.
The bride is a daughter of Karen L. Worstell, 515 E. Philadelphia Ave., and Omar S. Garltic of Youngstown, and the groom is a son of Maria Evans, 7443 Glenwood Ave., and Richard W. Evans, 18 N. Lakeview Ave.
The bride wore a white halter-style gown embellished with pearl and sequins and featuring a chapel train.
Wearing sky-blue gowns were the bride's sister and honor attendant, Amy Patrick, and the bridesmaids, Anna Evans, a sister of the groom; Jennifer Cupan; and Jennifer Alexander. Flower girl was the bride's niece, Alissa Patrick.
Jason Newcome performed the duties of best man, and groomsmen were Joseph Luknis, Patrick Francis and Anthony Evans, a brother of the groom. The bride's cousin, David Lennox, was ring bearer, and the groom's cousin, David Evans, served as usher.
The couple live at 1568 Shehy St.