Sarah Morgan Haines and Kedharnath Sairam were united in marriage during a wedding ceremony held Nov. 11, 2012, at the Cincinnati Observatory in Cincinnati. The Rev. Ria Roth officiated.
A reception and telescope viewing was held following the ceremony at the Herget Building of the Observatory.
The bride is the daughter of Paul and Jennifer Haines of Cortland. Parents of the groom are Durga and Sukumaran Sairam of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Kedharnath and Sarah Sairam
Alexa Stefanko attended as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Tiffani Pauline and Emily Riess, cousin of the bride. Lillian Haines, sister of the bride, served as flower girl.
Performing the duties of best man was Adam Keesee. Groomsmen were Gokulakrishnan Ramakrishnan and Siddharth Vaidyanathan.
The new Mrs. Sairam is a graduate of Lakeview High School and is pursuing her bachelor's degree in international relations. She is employed at Marriott International in Cincinnati.
Mr. Sairam received his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College and a master of science degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He is as a consultant for the University of Cincinnati Information Technologies Department.