Deirdre Elise Stanton and Adam Michael Kleinow exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 3, 2013 at Historic Oakland in Columbia, Md. Rev. Dr. James O. Duke, uncle of the bride, officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Joan and Gary Stanton of Ellicott City, Md. The groom is the son of Marianne and John Kleinow of Alpena.

A reception immediately followed the ceremony. A rehearsal dinner was held at Victoria’s Gastro Pub in Columbia, Md.

Deirdre graduated from Townson University in 2006, and got her Masters Degree from Johns Hopkins University in 2010. She is currently a first grade teacher in Ellicott City, Md. Adam graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2004, and got his Masters Degree from Johns Hopkins University in 2011. He is currently a junior high school social studies teacher in Prince George’s County, Md.

The couple spent their honeymoon in Aruba. They are residing in Ellicott City.