Rebecca Swope weds Ryan Zeisler
HANOVERTON – Rebecca Elise Swope, daughter of Kevin and Sarah Swope, and Ryan Eugene Zeisler, son of Randy and Kathy Zeisler, were united in marriage on June 20 at Community Bible Church in Beloit with a reception following at Silver Park in Alliance.
Pastor Rod Doran served as the officiator while Mallorie McManus, Hannah Swope and Kristen Swords served as bridesmaids and Peter Zeisler, Austin Hull and Stephen Bartone served as groomsman. Caleb Swope and Bryan Weyant ushered guests, Claire Funkhouser read scripture, Aaron and Sarah Walker sang and Jack Ballard provided music for the ceremony.
The couple were graduates of West Virginia University, where they met in the fall of 2012.
The groom earned a degree in forestry resources management in 2014 and works as a consulting forester.
The bride earned her degree in agricultural and extension education in 2015, and will be teaching vocational agriculture at West Branch High School this fall.
The couple resides in Hanoverton.