SALINEVILLE - Lynnelle Beth Thompson became the bride of Elmer D. Zimmerman on Oct. 23, 2010 at Bethel Presbyterian Church, Salineville.
The bride is the daughter of Harold and Shirley Thompson, Hanoverton.
The groom is the son of the late Dale and Ruth Zimmerman, Lowellville.
Lynnelle and Elmer Zimmerman
The Rev. Ted Ludwig officiated the double-ring ceremony with Rev. Scott Paker assisting. M.J. Ludwig provided the nuptial music with vocal selections by Glen Downing.
Escorted and given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a sweetheart strapless bodice gown with cascading embroidery and asymmetrical drapping from the neckline, crossing over at the waistline. The embroidery surrounded the soft A-line skirt with corset lace up the back meeting the chapel length train. A comb of crystal rhinestones secured her fingertip veil edged with matching crystals and sequins. She carried a cascading bouquet of white and orange roses, freesia, plumose, seeded eucalyptus and caspia.
Diane Baltputnis, Salem, sister of the bride, served as the matron of the honor in a tangerine gown enhanced by hand-sewed miniature sequins and crystals with a matching chiffon jacket. In persimmons gowns as bridesmaids was Janelle Skrinjar, Calcutta; Anna Baltputnis, Salem; both nieces of the bride, Elizabeth and Jessica Zimmerman, New Waterford, both daughters of the groom.
James Zimmerman,New Waterford, son of the groom, performed the duties of the best man. Groomsmen were David Thompson, Hanoverton; James Thompson, Lisbon, brothers of the bride; Eric Baltputnis, Salem, nephew of the bride; and Paul Boyd, Calcutta.
A reception was held at the Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana
After a honeymoon trip to Eastern Caribbean the couple resides in New Waterford.