Gledhill-Kessler

Tamara L. Gledhill and Benjamin S. Kessler were married July 10 at Applegate Valley Ranch in Grants Pass. Pastor Kevin Gowland of First Church of Nazarene in Medford officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Bruce and Nena Gledhill of Talent. A 1994 graduate of Phoenix High School, she received a bachelor's degree in 1998 and a master's degree in 1999 in business administration from Southern Oregon University in Ashland. She received a juris doctorate in 2002 from Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Wash. She is a general counsel/lawyer with Advantage Professional in Redmond.

The groom is the son of David and Cindy Kessler of Olivehurst, Calif. A 1995 graduate of Wheatland High School in Wheatland, Calif., he is a self-employed general contractor in Eugene.

Maid of honor was Laura Pierce of Gold Hill. Bridesmaids were Amy Heywood of Phoenix, Stefanie Burke of Medford, Debbie Mitchell of Portland and the bride's niece, Kaitlin Gledhill of White City.

Best man was Josh Edwards of Eugene. Groomsmen were the groom's cousin, Matt Rausch of Bakersfield, the bride's brother, Shane Gledhill of White City, the groom's brother-in-law, Kent Bonar of Springfield, and the groom's nephew, Zach Bonar of Springfield. The usher was the bride's nephew, Kole Gledhill of White City.

Flower girl was the groom's niece, Haley Bonar of Springfield.

Ring bearer was Blake Edwards of Eugene.

Following the ceremony, the bride's parents hosted a reception at Appplegate Valley Ranch.

After a wedding trip to the Riviera Maya in Mexico, the newlyweds are living in Bend.

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