ESCANABA - Angela Chouinard and Jason Yamashita were united in marriage Sept. 19 in an outdoor ceremony at The House of Ludington. A reception, in honor of the couple, was held following the ceremony.
Angela is the daughter of Ray and Pam Chouinard of Gladstone. Jason is the son of Hiroshi and Kazuko Yamashita of Mount Prospect, Ill.
Matron of honor was Bethany Broeders, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Melissa Roberts, cousin of the bride, and friends of the bride Megan (Pairolero) Nysse, Erin Ring, Joy Wenthold, Katherine Boyd and Kellie Reiman.
Jason and Angela Yamashita
Standing as best men were Vince Velez and Derek Rohleder of the Chicago area.
Serving as ring bearers were Benjamin Broeders and Jacob Chouinard, nephews of the bride.
The newlyweds are planning a delayed honeymoon, following the holiday season, to the French Polynesian Islands. They have made their home in Elk Grove Village, Ill.