Stella Louise Murphy and Michael Lynn Bowmaster, both of Jersey Shore, were united in marriage at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 18, 2011.
The Mayor Dennis Buttorff officiated at the ceremony held in Antes Fort.
The bride is the daughter of Christine and Ronnie Murphy Jr., Antes Fort. She graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 2007 and received an associate degree in business management from Pennsylvania College of Technology in 2010. She is employed by West Company as a molder.
MR., MRS. MICHAEL?L. BOWMASTER
(Stella L. Murphy)
Bowmaster is the son of Anna and Irvin Bowmaster Jr., Castanea. He graduated from Central Mountain High School, Mill Hall, in 2006 and received an associates degree in electronics and computer engineering technology with robotics and automation emphasis from Pennsylvania College of Technology in 2011. He is employed at First Quality as a control tech.
Maid of honor was Canda Murphy, Hughesville, aunt of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Carol Bennett, Antes Fort, aunt of the bride, Melissa Myers, Jersey Shore, cousin of the bride, Faith Jeirles, Beech Creek, and Lisa Hamilton, Lock Haven.
Flower girl was Kyra Myers, Jersey Shore, cousin of the bride.
Ring bearer was Damian Bennett, Antes Fort, cousin of the bride.
Best man was the father of the bridegroom.
Ushers were Boyd Bowmaster, Castanea, uncle of the bridegroom, Floyd Baldwin, Lock Haven, grandfather of the bridegroom, Gene Shade, Castanea, uncle of the bridegroom, and Ronnie Murphy III, Antes Fort, brother of the bride.
The couple is residing in Jersey Shore.