Kristin Leanne Sampson and Carl Edward Pachmayer II were united in marriage on May 25, 2012, at St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Marietta, Pastor Steve Mahaffey officiated for the double ring ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of David and April Sampson of Waterford. She is the granddaughter of Janet Abbott of Marietta and the late Glen Abbott of Marietta, Jim and Kathryn Sampson of Waterford.

The bridegroom is the son of Carl and Bernadette Pachmayer of Mt. Vernon. He is the grandson of Rose DeSimione and the late Martin DeSimione of Solon.

Trillium Two, violin and cello, provided music before and during the ceremony.

The bride, escorted by her father, wore a white organza, Grecian style gown. She carried a bouquet of white calla lilies.

A prayer was delivered by Darin Sampson, brother of the bride, and a reading presented by Sonia Postema, sister of the bridegroom. The ring bearer was Aiden Postema, nephew of the bridegroom. The guest book was attended by Anna Sampson, sister-in-law of the bride. The usher for the wedding was Brent Abbott, cousin of the bride.

A dinner and dance reception followed at the Marietta Shrine Club.

The bride is a graduate of Waterford High School and The Ohio State University. She is currently working toward her Masters in Human Resources and is currently employed with Logista as the HR assistant.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Wooster High School and The Ohio State University. He is a Second Lieutenant for the Air Force and is in ongoing pilot training eventually leading to flying the KC-10 at McGuire AFB.

The couple honeymooned in Disney World in Orlando, Fla. They are currently residing at Columbus AirForce Base, Miss.