Holden, Baker wed

Maryland Independent - - Celebrations -

Eileen and Den­nis Holden of Wal­dorf an­nounce the mar­riage of their daugh­ter, Grace El­iz­a­beth Holden, to Christo­pher Ryan Baker, son of Vicky and Kurt Baker of Al­toona, Pa.

The wed­ding cer­e­mony took place 4 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 29, 2016, at C. Bar­ton McCann School of Art in Petersburg, Pa. Din­ner and re­cep­tion fol­lowed in the pav­il­ion on the C. Bar­ton McCann School of Art grounds.

The bride was es­corted by her fa­ther, Den­nis Holden. Rose­mary Vir­ginia Holden, aunt of the bride, of­fi­ci­ated. Mu­sic for the cer­e­mony was provided by Min­tDJ Events. Cer­e­mony read­ings were per­formed by Jes­sica Acker, sis­ter of the groom; An­drew Al­len­der, friend of the groom; and Mary Holden, sis­ter of the bride. Ha­ley Holden and Michele De­For­est sang for the bride and groom. Par­ents of the bride and groom read an Apache wed­ding bless­ing.

Ma­tron of honor was Sara Holden Seifert, sis­ter of the bride. Brides­maids were Mary Holden, Jes­sica Baker Acker, Ha­ley Holden, cousin of the bride, and Michele De­For­est. Flower girl was Leah Acker, niece of the groom.

Best man was Michael Domen, friend of the groom. Grooms­men were Matthew Holden, brother of the bride, An­drew Al­len­der, Eric Miller, and Calvin Ko. Ring­bearer was Avery Acker, nephew of the groom. Charles Seifert, brother-in-law of the bride, was the “Lord of the Rings” for the ring warm­ing cer­e­mony.

The bride is a 2005 grad­u­ate of Henry E. Lackey High School and 2009 grad­u­ate of Rens­se­laer Polytech­nic In­sti­tute, Troy, N.Y., where she earned a bach­e­lor of sci­ence in me­chan­i­cal en­gi­neer­ing. She is em­ployed as dry dock en­gi­neer at Puget Sound Naval Ship­yard in Bre­mer­ton, Wash. She is the grand­daugh­ter of Shirley Jean Gill of Sea Isle City, N.J.

The groom is a 2007 grad­u­ate of Penn State Univer­sity, State Col­lege, Pa., where he earned a bach­e­lor of sci­ence in aero­space en­gi­neer­ing. He is em­ployed as safety en­gi­neer for the Fed­eral Avi­a­tion Administration in Seat­tle, Wash. He is the grand­son of Mary and Don­ald Baker of Al­toona, Pa.

The cou­ple hon­ey­mooned in Hawaii and re­side in Gig Har­bor, Wash.

Christo­pher Ryan Baker and Grace El­iz­a­beth Holden

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