Johnson — Lafleur wedding

Nov 16, 2012

Camden — Emily Ingraham Johnson and Adam Stafford Lafleur were married on July 21, 2012, at the Chestnut Street Baptist Church in Camden.

The Rev. Adam Kohlstrom performed the double-ring ceremony which was followed by a receiving line on the Village Green.

The bride is the daughter of Dwight and Lynn Johnson of Rockport. The groom is the son of Dr. Joel and Jane Lafleur of Camden.

Presented in marriage by her father, the bride wore her grandmother Johnson’s 1942 wedding gown. Maid of honor was Sarah Lafleur of Roslindale, Mass., sister of the groom. Bridesmaids were Ruth Gonnella of Boston, Heather Goss of Rockport, and Courtney Lancaster of Portland.

Peter Johnson of Rockport, brother of the bride, was the best man. Groomsmen were Arthur Blodgett of St. Petersburg, Fla., Austin Egan of Philadelphia, and Brian Erickson of Charlottesville, Va.

JaeLynn Finn of Hope was the flower girl. Isaiah Perry of Hope was the bell ringer.

Music was provided by organist Sybil Wentworth, pianist Angela Olszta, and soloist Elise Bell. Scripture readings were by Terry and Dianne Hire.

A reception was held at the Camden Snow Bowl, which included a luncheon, dessert buffet by Karen Higgins, dancing, and chairlift rides. Phil Higgins was master of ceremonies.

The bride and groom are 2005 graduates of Camden Hills Regional High School. The bride received a bachelor’s degree in music education from Messiah College in Grantham, Pa. in 2009. She earned a master’s degree in music performance from the University of Southern Maine in 2011. The groom graduated in 2009 from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia with a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering. He is employed by W.L.Gore & Associates Inc. in the Medical Device Division in Elkton, Md.

The couple reside in Newark, Del.

Comments (1)
Posted by: Kimberly A. Richards | Nov 16, 2012 10:42

I was the flower girl in Emily's mother's wedding.  Emily is just as beautiful a bride as her mother was.  Best wishes to the newlyweds.

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