Shannon Lynn Ciarkowski and Aaron Andrieux Kapala exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 29, 2009, at St. Casimir Catholic Church in Posen. Father Clarence Smolinski officiated the 1 p.m. double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of David and Grace Ciarkowski of Posen. The groom is the son of Kurt and Ruth Kapala of Presque Isle.
Attending the bride as matron of honor was her sister, Marlene Brostrom. Bridesmaids were Jennifer Ciarkowski, Janice Ciarkowski and Simone Kapala. Attending the groom as best man was his brother, Chad Kapala. Groomsmen were Justin Darga, Matt Ciarkowski and Jerome Ciarkowski. Serving as ring bearer was Ethan Purol and the flower girl was Madelynn Vickers. Ushers included Joseph Ciarkowski and JD Brostrom.
Following the ceremony, a reception in honor of the newlyweds was held at Posen Community Center.
The couple is currently residing in Holland.