Jessica R. Smith and Michael J. Rausch exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 6, 2011 at Castle Farms in Charlevoix. Rev. Glad Remaly officiated the 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Terry and Debra Smith of Alpena. The groom is the son of Michael A. and Mary Ellen Rausch of Twin Lakes.
Attending the bride as matron of honor was her sister, Angela MacArthur. Serving a bridesmaid was her friend, Michelle Szumila. Attending the groom as best man was his brother, Matthew Rausch. Serving as a groomsman was his friend, Dustin Zaitz. Ushers were Arthur Jonas and Nick Lagerwall.
Following the ceremony, a reception in honor of the newlyweds was held at the Castle Farms in Charlevoix.
Jessica is employed by Northern Michigan Regional Hospital in Petoskey and Munson Healthcare of Traverse City. Michael is employed at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center.
The couple spent their honeymoon in Curacao. They are residing in Presque Isle.