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Kimberly Kerch and Joseph Fox Jr. were married Oct. 13, 2012, at First Lutheran Church, Portage.
The Rev. John Palko, pastor of First Lutheran Church, performed the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Jeff and Wendy Kerch of Portage.
The groom is the son of Joseph and Dianne Fox, also of Portage.
Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by Nicole Crowell as matron of honor and Susan Kerch as maid of honor.
Bridesmaids were Jennifer Dalton, Maria Conover, Kelli Straw, Christina Waksmunski and Katie Murphy.
Michael Fox and Ryan Crowell were the best men.
Groomsmen were Jared Crowell, Brandon Minor, Ryan Minor, Andrew Hutsky and Joshua Fox.
Ushers were Bailey Kerch and Noah Kerch.
Emma Hazlett was the flower girl and Wade Crowell was the ringbearer.
Diane Troxell and Michelle Hicks were the greeters and Lucas and Lisa Miller presented the gifts of bread and wine.
Sally Castel and Kathy Whitcomb read Scripture and John Fox, Brenda Fox, Alicia Burkle, Lisa Miller and Cheryl Sherbine provided the music.
A reception was held at St. John Vianney Quinn Center, Johnstown.
The bride and groom honeymooned in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Shippensburg University and is employed by Long Barn Inc.
The groom is a 2002 graduate of Pittsburgh Technical Institute and is employed with PennDOT.
The newlyweds reside in Portage.
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