Lauren Nichole Brown and Michael Gordon Reese were united in marriage during a wedding ceremony held Sept. 14, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Canton. Pastor Jeff Bullock officiated.

A reception was held following the ceremony at the Canton Club Event Center in Canton.

The bride is the daughter of Richard and Lynn Brown of McDonald. Parents of the groom are Sonny and Marina Reese of Tallmadge.

Rebekah Francini attended the bride as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Amanda Camuso, Rebecca Brown and Samantha Weaver.

Performing the duties of best man for the groom was Anthony Francini. Groomsmen were Kyle Hug, Bobby Grossman, Adam Zalena and Joe Hagan.

The new Mrs. Reese graduated from the University of Akron with a bachelor of science degree in nursing. She is employed as a telemetry nurse for Barberton Hospital.

Mr. Reese also graduated from the University of Akron, with a degree in mechanical engineering. He is employed as engineer for BGI LLC in Akron.

Following a honeymoon to Peter Island, British Virgin Islands, the couple resides in Tallmadge.