STEUBENVILLE - Cara Christine Copeland and Bryan Richard LaBrake were married on June 18 at Holy Family Catholic Church with Monsignor Gerald Calovini officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Jeff and Debbie Copeland of Bloomingdale.
The groom is the son of Richard and Julie LaBrake of Newark.
Mr. and Mrs. Bryan LaBrake
Kara Schultz, friend of the bride, served as maid of honor. Jan-Michael LaBrake, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Bridesmaids were Caitlin Criss, Christina DiCarlo, Jenna Heaston and Taryn Troyer. Groomsmen were Jonathan Barbour, Robbie Copeland, Steven Criss and Paul Waibel.
A reception was held at the Serbian American Cultural Center in Weirton, followed by a honeymoon in Italy. The couple reside in Phoenix.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of Catholic Central High School and a 2007 graduate of Ohio State University with a degree in biology. She is a first-year dental student at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Glendale, Ariz.
The groom is a 2003 graduate of Newark Catholic High School and a 2008 graduate of OSU with dual degrees in criminology and communications. He earned his master's degree in criminal justice with a specialization in homeland security in 2010 from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia. He is employed by the Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections.