O’Connell – RossallSarah O’Connell and Jonathan Rossall were married June 4 at Yosemite National Park, Calif. A reception was held at Yosemite Lodge.
Sarah O’Connell and Jonathan Rossall were married June 4 at Yosemite National Park, Calif. A reception was held at Yosemite Lodge.
The parents of the bride are Bill and Rachel O’Connell of New Richmond. Parents of the groom are Rick and Jacqui Rounds of Winchester, N.H., and Scott and Jean Rossall of Escondido, Calif.
The ceremony took place in the Mountain Room of the lodge with a view of Lower Yosemite Falls in the background. The bride was given in marriage by her father. The Rev. Margo McKenna-Brower officiated the ceremony. Music was provided by a string trio and vocalist Jaime Darling, friend of the groom.
Emily Hendricks, Chicago, was maid of honor; bridesmaids were Emilie Travis, Atlanta, Ga., and Morgann Johnston, New Richmond. All are friends of the bride. David Rossall, Keene, N.H., was best man and Scott Rossall, Escondido, Calif. was groomsman, both are brothers of the groom. Friend of the groom, Luis Pichardo, Los Angeles, was a groomsman.
Sarah is a 2003 graduate of New Richmond High School and she graduated from Edgewood College, Madison in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and has just been accepted into the physician assistant graduate program at South University in Savanna, Ga. She is currently employed by CVS as a pharmacy technician in Orinda, Calif.
Jonathan is a graduate of Holy Cross College in Worcester, Mass. with a bachelor’s degree in physics and is employed by a non-profit organization called Rebuilding Together San Francisco providing free home repair and renovation services to low-income, elderly and disabled people.
After a honeymoon in Puerto Rico and St. Thomas in July, Jonathan and Sarah Rossall will reside in Oakland, Calif.