The Free Press, Mankato, MN

September 23, 2012

Wilkens - Strayer-Benton

— Wilkens - Strayer-Benton

Marissa Wilkens and Jackson Strayer-Benton were married June 2. James Wilkens and Michele Miller officiated.

Parents of the couple are Ed and Jill Wilkens of Charlotte, VT and Rich Benton and Frances Strayer of Sandwich, NH.

Matron's of honor were Lindsay Zeitler and Sarah Nadeau and best man was Tyler Eaton. Bridesmaids were Robyn Carnevale and Kathryn Strayer-Benton.

Groomsmen were Ben Fournier, John Beal, Sean Joyce and Nick Leighton.

The bride is a graduate of Enosburg Falls High School and Champlain College. She is employed by Mobius, Inc. as a mentor recruiter and Shelburne Farms.

The groom is a graduate of Moultonborough Academy and St. Lawrence University. He is employed by Vermont Eco-Floors, Shelburne Farms and St. Michael's College as a 2nd assistant women's basketball coach.

A reception was held at Camp Ohana in Fairlee, VT. Following a trip to Italy, the couple is home in Severence Corners in Colchester, VT.