Rochelle L. Vigil and Benjamin D. MarksWOODLAND, CALIF. - Rochelle L. Vigil and Lance Corporal Benjamin D. Marks were united in marriage on June 12, in Woodland, Calif. The bride's cousin Susan Patenaude-Vigil officiated at the ceremony.
Ben graduated from Woodland High School and Rochelle graduated from Roseville High School also in California.
Among the many family and friends who attended the ceremony were the bride's mother and step-father Gordon and Nancy Blakeman and her two brothers Patric Vigil and Cody Blakeman all who reside in Roseville, Calif. Her father, Patric Vigil of Woodland, her grandparents Pete and Charlene Vigil of Woodland, her step-grandparents Don and Elsie Tescari of Orangevale, Calif.; the groom's sister Libby Marks of Butte Valley, Calif., and his grandparents Bernard and Olney Patch of Long Beach; many aunts, uncles, cousins and former schoolmates of the bride and groom were also in attendance.
Ben is a former resident of Long Beach and the newlyweds spent their honeymoon here on the Peninsula. They will reside in San Diego where Ben is currently stationed at the Mira Mar Marine Base.