ESCANABA - A honeymoon in Riviera Maya, Mexico, awaited newlyweds, Jamie and Joseph Hansen following their wedding on July 9. Joseph and the former Jamie St. Martin exchanged wedding vows at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Escanaba during an early afternoon ceremony presided over by Monsignor Michael Steber and Rev. Francis DeGroot.
A reception followed at the Danforth Place.
Honor attendant for her niece was Holly Thomma. Bridesmaids were: Sheryl Knight, Abby Boudreau and Lisa Helgemo, all friends of the bride, and Katie Hansen, sister-in-law of the groom.
Jamie and Joseph Hansen
The groom selected his brother, Shawn Hansen, to stand as best man. Groomsmen, also brothers of the groom, were Darryl Hansen, Jeff Hansen, Tim Hansen and Ryan Hansen.
Greg Thomma, uncle of the bride, Matt Buchmiller a friend of the bride and groom, and Todd Hansen, brother of the groom, seated the wedding guests. Flower girls were Sloane Thomma, a cousin of the bride, and Isabella Hansen, niece of the groom.
Jamie is the daughter of Robert and Patricia St. Martin of Escanaba. She graduated in 2008 from Escanaba High School and from Bay de Noc Community College in 2010. She is a senior at Northern Michigan University where she is majoring in elementary education.
The son of Betsy and Raymond Hansen of Escanaba, Joseph is a 2006 EHS graduate and 2009 graduate of Bay College. He completed his college education at Lake Superior State University this year.