Michelle Cika | Jory Aebly
Michelle Lee Cika and Jory Jacob Aebly, both of Cleveland, were united in marriage Aug. 4 in the Kidston Pavilion at Fellows Riverside Gardens in Mill Creek MetroParks. The Rev. Dr. Mark Bernard officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony.
The couple received guests at a reception at the D.D. and Velma Davis Education and Visitor Center at the gardens.
The bride is a daughter of Frank and Patricia Cika of Austintown. Parents of the groom are Steve and Terrina Aebly of Mount Carroll, Ill., and Deborah and Brad Wolfram of Leander, Texas.
The bride wore a white organza gown adorned with a black flower on her hip, accessorized with a black birdcage veil.
Mallory and Taylor Wolfram, sisters of the groom, shared the duties of maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mandy Long, Gina DeNiro and Kym Bowlen. The attendants wore black knee-length dresses.
Pete Skonieczny served as best man. Tony Womack Jr., Jeff Mast, Bob SanInocencio and Josh Jenkins were groomsmen. Jon Stiffler and Chris Haab served as ushers.
The bride earned a bachelor’s degree in applied science from Youngstown State University and earned accreditation from Cleveland Clinic School of Medical Technology. She is a medical laboratory scientist at the Cleveland Clinic.
The groom attended Bowling Green State University and received a bachelor’s degree in microbiology. He is a medical technologist at the Cleveland Clinic.
After a wedding trip to Maui, Hawaii, the couple reside in Cleveland.