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Rhiana Leigh Zips and James Martzall Jr. were married July 31, 2012, at Iberostar Rose Hall Beach, Montego Bay, Jamaica.
A double-ring ceremony was performed.
The bride is the daughter of Edward and Rebecca Zips of Johnstown.
The groom is the son of James and Rose Martzall of Lancaster.
Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by Casey Fogle of Fairfax County, Va., as maid of honor.
Aliyah Knipple, cousin of the bride, was the junior bridesmaid.
Kyle McCarty of Ephrata, Lancaster County, was the best man.
Zack Zips, brother of the bride, was the usher.
The newlyweds, along with 54 guests, vacationed at Iberostar Rose Hill Beach for seven days. Guests included parents of the bride; father and stepmother of the groom, Judy Myer; grandmother of the bride, Eleanor Johns; aunt and uncle of the bride, Jamie and Mick Knipple, and children, Aliyah and Kyler Knipple; and many other friends of the bride and groom.
A stateside celebration will be held Jan. 26 in Ephrata.
The bride is a third-grade teacher at York Haven Elementary School.
The groom is a real estate agent at Keller Williams, Lancaster.
The newlyweds reside in Lancaster.
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