Christine Marie Higgins and Brian James Carriveau exchanged their wedding vows July 14, 2012 at the home of a close family friend in Hubbard Lake. Chaplain James Plachta, uncle of the bride, performed the outdoor double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Marie and Donald Witt of Ossineke, and William and Marilyn Higgins of Petoskey. The groom is the son of Bonnie and the late James Carriveau of Alpena.
Daughter and son of the bride, Madison and Noah, served as the flower girl and ring bearer. The children were included in a unity sand ceremony as well.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held outdoors in honor of the newlyweds.
The couple, along with their children, are residing in Alpena.