MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. - Cristina Garlough became the bride of Louis Huffman during a mid-summer wedding on July 30 on the west front porch of the Grand Hotel overlooking the Straits of Mackinac.
Parents of the couple are Wayne and Judi Allio and William and Virginia Huffman, all of Salem.
The Rev. Doug George of the Salem First United Methodist Church officiated at the double-ring ceremony.
Louis and Cristina Huffman
The bride was escorted by her father, and given in marriage by her parents. She wore an Old World ivory lace-over-satin dress. The strapless corset-back gown featured a mermaid silhouette, embellished with hand-beaded appliques. She wore a pearl and crystal bridal spray in her hair, and completed her ensemble with a single strand of pearls that belonged to her late grandmother, Stella Berardi-Pelliccioni. The bride's hand-tied bouquet featured scarlet roses and antique hydrangeas.
Performing the duties of matron of honor was Dianne Barnhouse who was attired in a strapless scarlet satin corset gown with a sweetheart neckline.
Mark Butler was the best man, in absentia.
A harpist from the Grand Hotel's Music Department performed the nuptial music.
A reception followed in the hotel's main dining room.
The bride attended Mount Vernon Nazarene College, and is an underwriter for Farmers National Bank of Canfield.
The groom is a graduate of The Ohio State University and is vice president of Foster Pattern Works Inc.
Following a honeymoon to Mackinac Island and Dearborn, Mich., the couple reside in Columbiana.