Maria Lynn Snyder and Ryan Matthew Steel were united in marriage on October 16, 2010, at the Roman Catholic Church of Saint Anthony in Cohasset, Mass., by the Rev. John Mulvehill.
The bride is a daughter of Elaine Snyder and the late Edward Snyder of Wilkes-Barre, Pa. She is a granddaughter of the late Frank and Albina Montville and the late Frank and Marie Snyder, all of Wilkes-Barre.
The groom is a son of John and Patricia Steel of West Chester, Pa. He is a grandson of Veronica Napolitano, Cohasset, Mass., and the late Saul and Pauline Steel of Yeadon, Pa.
The bride was escorted down the aisle by her brother, Jeffrey Snyder. She chose her sister Sandra Snyder as the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Shannon Bowman, sister of the groom, and Paula Furman, Lindsay Charles, and Kathryn Hester, all friends of the bride. Margaret McGlone, niece of the groom, served as a junior bridesmaid.
The groom chose his brother, Jonathan Steel, as the best man. Groomsmen were Jeffrey Snyder, brother of the bride, Robert Bowman, brother-in-law of the groom, and Dustin Braun and Steven Rupiper, both friends of the groom. Ryan Castle, nephew of the bride, served as a junior groomsman.
Kyle Castle, nephew of the bride, and Maxwell McGlone, nephew of the groom, bore the rings. Flower girls were Keelan McGlone, niece of the groom, and Morgan Steel, niece of the groom, escorted by Nathan Steel, nephew of the groom.
Michele Castle, sister of the bride, and Kimberlee McGlone, sister of the groom, offered the Scripture readings. Eugene Hogan, godfather of the bride, read the petitions. Jennifer and Steven Teubl, friends of the bride and groom, presented the offertory gifts.
Bridal showers were hosted by the mother and sisters of the bride at Cooper’s Waterfront Restaurant in Pittston, Pa., and by the mother and sisters of the groom at Simon Pierce in West Chester, Pa. A rehearsal dinner was hosted by the parents of the groom at the Atlantica Harbor Resort in Cohasset, Mass. An evening cocktail hour and dinner reception were hosted by the mother of the bride at the Venezia Waterfront Restaurant and Banquet Facility in Boston, Mass.
The bride is a 1999 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School, Wilkes-Barre, and a 2003 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind., where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science. She is employed in the corporate sales group of Q-mation, Inc., an industrial automation software distributor in Lowell, Mass.
The groom is a 1999 graduate of Cohasset High School, Cohasset, Mass., and a 2003 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind., where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a dual degree in accounting and mathematics. He is a certified public accountant employed as an audit senior manager with Deloitte & Touche, LLP in Boston, Mass.
The couple honeymooned in Phuket, Thailand. They reside in Quincy, Mass.