- The Enterprise
- The Recorder
Patricia Fiora and Thomas Meerholz of Huntingtown announce the marriage of their daughter, Ashlyn Fiora Meerholz, to Mark Benjamin Cornett, son of Heidi and Walter Fugate of York, Pa.
The wedding and reception took place Oct. 12, 2012, at Herrington Harbour in Rose Haven.
Roland Hayden, uncle of the bride, officiated.
Maids of honor were Tricia Salta of Edgewater, the bride’s best friend; Alyssa Meerholz of Arlington, Va., sister of the bride; and Amara Meerholz of Huntingtown, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Wendy Gavin of Mechanicsville, a cousin; Christa Hayden of Chesapeake, a cousin; Tracie Meerholz of Edgewater, sister-in-law of the bride; Kelly Billingsley of North Beach; and Catie Freed, friend of the bride, of Kerrville, Texas.
Flower girl was Camdyn Meerholz of Edgewater, niece of the bride.
Best men were Walter Fugate, father of the groom, and Bryant Billingsley of North Beach, best friend of the groom.
Groomsmen were Andrew Brown of Chesapeake Beach, a friend; Shawn Watkin of Friendship, a friend; Justin Trumpower of Waldorf, a friend; Timothy Vigotsky, of Alexandria, Va., a friend; and Collin Meerholz of Edgewater, brother of the bride.
Ring bearers were Dakota and Jager Fugate, brothers of the groom, of York.
The bride is a firefighter with Fairfax County Fire and Rescue.
The groom is a flight engineer in the U.S. Air Force.
The couple reside in Chesapeake Beach.