Jennifer Christine Bystrom and Scott Andrew Thompson were married July 10. Reverends Dennis Gill and Kevin David performed the ceremony at the First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury. The groom’s father played “Amazing Grace” on the bagpipes as the mothers were escorted down the aisle.
The bride is the daughter of Ron and Charlotte Bystrom of Plainsboro. A graduate of West Windsor-Plainsboro High School, Class of 1995, she received her bachelor of arts degree in religious studies and a minor in vocal performance from Miami University of Ohio.
The groom is the son of Ron and Katherine Thomson of Hampden, Massachusetts. He received a bachelor of science degree in exercise physiology from Syracuse University.
Matrons of honor were her sisters, Michelle Gilbarte (WW-PHS, Class of 1992) and Kristi Pankratz (WW-PHS, Class of 1998). Bridesmaids included Jody Massey, Danielle Rodgers, Emay Liang Yeng, Lori Snyder Howell, and Allison Thomson.
Nicholas Garrity served as best man. Groomsmen included Rust Johnson, Eric Abbey, Brendan Manwaring, Justin Joslin, Brewster Renn, and Phillip Fleischer. Nathan Gilbarte was the ring bearer.
The couple honeymooned in Maui. They live in New Haven, Connecticut, where they are both involved in full-time ministry to college students at Yale University.
Dr. Lorraine Claire Snyder and Neal Matthew Dougherty were married October 2 in the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.
She is the daughter of Fred and Margaret Snyder of Titusville, formerly of West Windsor. A graduate of West Windsor-Plainsboro High School, Rice University, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, she completed a residency in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She is a fellow in hematology and medical oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia.
The groom is the son of Edward and Gloria Dougherty of Doylestown. A graduate from the Wyoming Seminary School in Wilkes Barre and the University of Pennsylvania, he is employed in commercial insurance marketing with Federated Mutual Insurance Company.
The couple honeymooned in Bermuda and live in Doylestown.