Helen Y. Lau and Rob C. Buse exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 13 in an early morning, oceanside ceremony at Hawksnest Bay on St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The groom is the son of Lorraine and Wesley Buse of 2123 W. Pine Dr., Alpena.
A reception in honor of the newlyweds was held Oct. 10 at the Alpena Sportsmen's Club.
Helen is a graduate of University of Michigan with a Ph.D. in microbiology/immunology. She is employed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Cincinnati, Ohio. Rob is a graduate of Michigan Technological University with a bachelor's degree in computer science. He is employed by Lectronix Inc. in Ann Arbor.
The couple spent their honeymoon on St. John following their wedding. They are residing in Cincinnati.