Amanda and Shawn Mercer

NEW YORK – Amanda Brush of Charlton, N.Y. and Shawn Mercer of East Liverpool, were united in marriage on Oct. 5, 2013 at The Barn At The Bridge in Burnt Hills, N.Y. Pastor Charles Stoker performed the outdoor ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Frank and Cathy Brush of Charlton, N.Y. The groom is the son of Mark and Sheryl Mercer of East Liverpool.

Rachael Brush, sister of the bride, accepted the responsibility as maid-of-honor. The bridesmaids were Lauren Caruso, Allison Walker, and Marissa Langenthal. The flower girls were Hannah and Hillary Desabrais.

Stephen Mercer, brother of the groom, accepted the responsibility as best man. The groomsmen were Michael Brown, Shane Kaclik, Nick Prochnow, and Zac Page.

Amanda graduated high school from Schenectady Christian Academy in 2008. She continued her studies at Grove City College where she majored in exercise science. Amanda is currently employed as a personal trainer at the Marietta YMCA.

Shawn graduated high school from Beaver Local in 2009. He continued his education at Grove City college where he majored in mechanical engineering. Shawn is currently employed as an engineer at First Energy Corporation.

Shawn and Amanda honeymooned in the Adirondack Mountains at the Fern Lodge. They currently reside in Newport, Ohio.