CINCINNATI - Diane Burke became the bride of Michael O'Brian on May 24 in an outdoor wedding ceremony at the Aston Oaks Golf Club, Cincinnati. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Steve Gorman and his wife the Rev. Cinda Gorman, who accompanied the bride on a trip through Habitat for Humanity in Kenya.
The bride is the daughter of Michael and Mary Burke, Cincinnati.
The groom is the son of Doug and Cindy O'Brian, Salem.
Diane and Michael O’Brian
The bride escorted by her father and given in marriage by parents wore a white satin strapless princess gown, with an empire waistline in satin teal and chapel length train. The gown was adorned with crystal beading and sequins.
Serving as matron of honor in a dark teal satin gown was Bridget Kamp. In matching gowns were bridesmaids Mindy and Karen Burke, sisters of the bride, Dana Bishop and Melissa Nolan.
Performing the duties of best man was Barry Katz. Groomsmen were Matthew O'Brian, brother of the groom, Jeremy Hughes, Eric Fried and John Kollm.
Flowers were created by the bride's sister Minday Burke.
Program attendant was Valerie Schneeberger, while music was provided by Mark DeWitt. A reading was given by Jennifer Dozer.
Approximately 220 guests attended a reception in the Aston Oaks' banquet facility.
The groom is a 1995 graduate of Salem High School and a 2000 graduate of the University of Cincinnati. He is employed as senior software application developer at Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions
The bride is a 1996 graduate of Oak Hills High School and a 2001 graduate of the University of Cincinnati. She is a program service specialist for the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio.
A rehearsal picnic dinner was held at the Fernbank Park Pavilion along the Ohio River.
Following a honeymoon trip to Maui, Hawaii, the couple resides in Cincinnati. They will also take a winter honeymoon in December.