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Brittany Rothbauer v Andrew Whitmer

Saturday, February 10, 2018



Brittany Rothbauer and Andrew Whitmer, both of Boardman, exchanged marriage vows July 1, 2017, at St. Christine Church. The ceremony was solemnized by the Rev. John Keehner. A reception followed at The Embassy in Youngstown.

The parents of the bride are Eric and Rosemary Rothbauer of Boardman. The groom is a son of Eric and Lyn Whitmer of Mineral Ridge.

The couple honeymooned in Riviera Maya, Mexico, and reside in Boardman.

Mrs. Whitmer earned a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the University of Mount Union in Alliance. She teaches third grade for Western Reserve Local Schools.

Mr. Whitmer earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Youngstown State University. He is a ninth- and 10th-grade English teacher as well as a football coach for Western Reserve Local Schools in Berlin Center. He also served in the U.S. Army.

The bride wore a strapless ivory lace gown with a sweetheart neckline and a rhinestone belt. Her ensemble was completed by a floor-length veil.

Courtney Rothbauer, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Honor attendants, wearing light pink dresses, included Lea Whitmer and Megan Rubenstal, sisters of the groom; Megan Kun, cousin of the bride; Gina Brown; Chelsea Lonsway; Alyssa Rich; Krista Rubosky; and Allysia Tubbs.

The flower girl was Jeana Rubenstal, the groom’s niece.

Adam Keck was best man. The groomsmen were Jared and Matthew Rothbauer, the bride’s brothers; Frank Bufano; Matt Lemley; Josh Lough; Steve Matthews; Adam Semchee; and Brad Ward.

Austin Ward, nephew of the groom, was the ring bearer.