TACOMA, Wash. - Julia Lee Powell and Robert James Burmeister Jr. were united in marriage July 30 in a ceremony on the coast of Manzanita, Oregon. The wedding ceremony, officiated by John Dunlap, a close friend of the bride and groom, took place on the beach.
The newlyweds are the children of Barry and Linda Powell of Escanaba, and Robert and Diane Burmeister, of Tacoma, Wash.
The bride's sister, Brenda Powell, served as maid of honor and the bridesmaids were Sarah Myers, and the bride's oldest daughter, Alexis Holloman.
Julia and Robert Burmeister
The groom's cousin, Steve Owen, was the best man, and groomsmen were John Gablehouse and Joseph Anderson.
The flower girl was the youngest daughter of the couple, Alaina Burmeister, and the ring bearer was Malakai Dudek, nephew of the bride.
The couple currently resides in Washington State.