CORNELL - Catherine Ann Bedard and Chad Arthur Carlson were united in marriage on Aug. 25 at Central United Methodist Church in Escanaba. Rev. Scott Harmon presided over the ceremony.
Kayla VanDamme, a friend of the bride, served as maid of honor. Paula Trapani, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Emily Bedard, sister of the bride, and Rachel Simonsen and Heidi Denesha, both friends of the bride.
Luke Maulding, a friend of the groom, stood as best man. Groomsmen were Pete Trapani, brother-in-law of the bride, and Darrell Cass, Adam Simonsen and TJ Micheau, all friends of the groom.
Chad and Catherine Carlson
The new bride is the daughter of Gary and Patricia Bedard of Escanaba. The groom is the son of Susan Carlson, and the late Thomas Carlson of Cornell.