WEIRTON - Heather Marie Castillo and Justin Robert McConnell were united in marriage at 3 p.m. July 16 at Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, with Capt. Ed Long officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Tony and Pamela Castillo of Weirton. The groom is the son of Robert McConnell of Somerset, Va., and Carolyn Leake of Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Ashley McKinley of Alexandria, Va., cousin of the bride, served as the maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Christina Johnson and Ashley Boyce of Weirton.
Mr. and Mrs. Justin McConnell
Joshua McConnell of Gordonsville, Va., brother of the groom, served as the best man. Groomsmen included Dr. Tony Castillo Jr., brother of bride, of Rapid City, S.D., and Brandon Mummert of Gettysburg, Pa.
The reception was held at the Erickson Alumni Center following the garden ceremony.
The couple honeymooned in Punta Cana.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Weir High School and a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a master's degree in elementary education.
The groom is a 2003 graduate of Osbourn Park High School of Manassas, Va., and a 2007 graduate of WVU with a degree in industrial engineering.