Weddings - Knephoff/Gray and Millar/Wolf
Emily Knephoff and Kevin Gray were married Friday, July 8, at Good Shepherd Community Church in Boring.
The bride's father escorted her down the aisle for the double-ring ceremony, officiated by Pastor Alan Hlavka. The bride wore a cream-color A-line strapless empire gown and carried a bouquet of peach roses, white daisies and purple gerbera daisies. She wore a veil made by her great-aunt Nancy and a blue garter given to her by her grandmother, who wore it at her wedding 54 years ago.
The bride is the daughter of Ken and Janet Knephoff of Sandy. Emily graduated from Sandy High School in 2009 and is a student at Mt. Hood Community College. She is a certified nursing assistant at Regency Gresham Care Facility.
The groom is the son of Harley and Camilla Gray of Gresham. Kevin graduated from Sam Barlow High School in 2008 and is a student at Mt. Hood Community College. He is a certified medication assistant at Providence Child Center.
Angelica Juengel of Eugene, a friend of the bride, served as maid of honor. Friends Melissa Robnett of Monmouth and Crystal Kitchen of Sandy served as the bridesmaids. The bridesmaids wore wisteria-color strapless dresses and carried the same flowers.
Brian Gerkman of Gresham, a friend of the groom, served as best man. Ryan Haddan of Gresham, a friend of the groom, and Jacob Gray of Gresham, the groom's brother, served as the groomsmen.
Josie Maggard of Yelm, Wash., the groom's niece, was the flower girl. The bride's brothers, Ben and Dylan Knephoff of Sandy, were ushers.
The wedding's honored guests were the bride's grandparents, Bob and Joanne Wilcox of Medford and Irma Jean Knephoff of Gresham; the groom's grandparents, Lorna and Elvin Fant of Miami; and the groom's aunt and uncle, Cardella and Scott Williamson of Globe, Ariz.
Emily and Kevin spent their honeymoon in Lincoln City.
Kevin and Emily Gray are making their home in Gresham.
Zenith Millar and Bruce Wolf of Gresham were married Saturday, Aug. 6, at Oaks Pioneer Church in Portland.
Rebecca Sparrow officiated the ceremony. The bride wore a simple white classic bridal gown. Her sons, Zachary and Tristan Millar, gave their mother away.
The bride is the daughter of Alma Cuyugan of California and the late Reynaldo Cuyugan Jr. Zenith graduated from Mission San Jose High School, Mt. Hood Community College and National University. She is a medical assistant at Kaiser Rockwood.
The groom is the son of Louise Wolf of Salem and the late George Wolf. Bruce was an engineer and is now retired.
Bruce and Zenith Wolf are making their home in Gresham.