Dr. Kirsten Joan Midgley and Dr. Kurt Erik Wagner were married March 24 at The Inn at Little Washington, Va., where a reception followed. The parents of the bride are Ron and Jane Midgley of Boardman, and the parents of the groom are Dennis Mehring and Lynn Wagner Mehring of Waynesville, N.C. The Rev. Sandra Brown officiated.
Dr. Midgley graduated from Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio, with a bachelor’s degree in science and from Georgetown School of Medicine with a doctor of medicine degree. She is a second-year resident with Medstar Hospitals in Washington, D.C., specializing in ophthamology. Dr. Wagner also graduated from Georgetown with a doctor of medicine degree, and is a second-year resident. He is specializing in anesthesia for Medstar Hopitals. He attended the U. S. Air Force Academy in Colorado and served four years in Florida as a lieutenant.
The bride wore a sleeveless gown adorned with seed pearls. The skirt was made of raw silk and the elbow-length tulle veil was handmade by her mother. Her shawl was hand-knitted of bamboo by the groom’s mother.
The maid of honor, wearing a cranberry-colored gown, was Marla Marucci. The groom’s stepfather served as best man, and the bride’s brothers, Josh and Andrew Midgley, were the groomsmen.
The couple honeymooned in the Maldives and reside in Washington, D.C.