Celeste Crystal Essig and Matthew Douglas O’Connor were married April 27, 2013 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Nowthen with Reverend Timothy Zenda officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Robert and Barbara Essig of Princeton. She is a graduate of University Minnesota Duluth with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and has a double minor in Management and Communications. She is employed as a Wholesale Operations Specialist at Select Comfort in Plymouth, Minn.
The groom is the son of Stanley and Pamela O’Connor of Cambridge. He received an Associate of Applied Science in Law Enforcement from Century College and will receive his Bachelor of Science in Law Enforcement from Metropolitan State University in December 2013. He is employed at the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office and at Allina Hospital in Fridley.
The reception was at the Majestic Oaks Golf Club in Ham Lake. The couple plans to take a honeymoon in November 2013 to the Bahamas. They recently purchased a new home in East Bethel.