MINGO JUNCTION - Samantha Orban and Justin Shear were united in marriage at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 7 at the Venue at Smith Brother's in Columbus. Tim Shear, father of the groom, officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Harry Orban Jr. of Mingo Junction and Vicki Orban of Wintersville.
The groom is the son of Tim Shear of Columbus and Nancy Shear of Westlake.
Mr. and Mrs. Justin Shear
The bride was escorted to the altar by her brother, Harry Orban III, of Steubenville.
Melinda Carducci Kaczmarek of Delaware served as the matron of honor. Erin Stevens of Columbus was the maid of honor, and Amanda Shear of Columbus, sister of the groom, was the bridesmaid.
Nieces of the bride, Sophia and Lilly Orban of Steubenville, were the flower girls.
Jason Shear, Jeff Shear and Austin Shear of Columbus all served as their brother's groomsmen. Mason Kaczmarek of Delaware was the ring bearer.
Following the reception, the couple took a honeymoon trip to Aruba.
The bride is a graduate of Indian Creek High School and Franklin University with a master's degree in marketing and communications. She is employed by Franklin University as a community college regional manager.
The groom is a graduate of Westlake High School and Allegheny College with a bachelor's degree in communications. He is employed by Coppertree Homes as the director of sales and marketing.